John Zhong Ming Chen is employed at the Global College of Chinese Medicine and Culture. He obtained his Ph.D. in English from the University of Calgary. He also holds a Doctorate of Chinese Medicine (TCM) from the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine. Dr. Chen, an award-winning creative writer and vice-president of the International and National Prose Poetry Society of China, has organized academic panels on Asian Canadian/American literatures for the Association of Canadian College and University Teachers of English.
2009 0-7734-4810-1 The first English monograph to focus on the impact of Daoism/Taoism on Asian North American writers. The book focuses on four areas: aesthetics, poetics, politics, and moral-cosmological visions.