Yunte Huang

Yunte Huang is a Guggenheim Fellow and a professor of English at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is the author of Transpacific Imaginations and Charlie Chan, which won the 2011 Edgar Award and was a finalist for the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award in Biography. Having come of age in China as a student in the time of Tiananmen, Huang now lives in Santa Barbara, California.


Winner — Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award, 2011

Winner — California Book Award, 2010

Shortlisted — National Book Critics Circle Award, 2010

Commended — New York Times Notable Selection, 2010

Longlisted — Plutarch Award, 2019

Shortlisted — National Book Critics Circle Award, 2018

Books by Yunte Huang