Burton Watson

Burton  Watson

Burton Watson is a well-known translator of Chinese and Japanese texts who has taught at Columbia, Stanford, and Kyoto Universities. The Devil at Agi Bridge and Other Japanese Tales, The Analects of Confucius, The Tales of the Heike, and The Lotus Sutra; Zhuangzi, Mozi, Xunzi, and Han Feizi's writings; The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry; and Chronicles of the Grand Historian are among his translations.