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Mu Dan

Chinese poet


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Zha Liangzheng , better known by his pen name Mu Dan , was a Chinese poet. Born in Tianjin, he attended Tsinghua University at the age of 17, and graduated from National Southwestern Associated University in 1940. He served as an assistant lecturer of English at his alma mater for about two years. During World War II, he joined the Chinese Expedition Force in Burma and fought alongside the Allied forces against the Japanese. After the war ended, he attended the University of Chicago, where he obtained a master's degree in English literature. He was a distant paternal relative of the wuxia novelist Louis Cha.

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Tsinghua University

University in Beijing, China

University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States