Ying Cui received her PhD from Department of Chinese, Translation and Linguistics, City University of Hong Kong. Her major research interests include translation practice and theories as well as linguistics. She teaches at School of Translation Studies, Shandong University, Weihai (P.R. China), and currently she is a visiting scholar at Cornell University.
Yanli Zhao is a Senior Lecturer at School of Translation Studies, Shandong University, Weihai (P.R. China). Her research interests include literature, cultural studies, and discourse analysis.