About Verse Version

Verse Version, a professional platform for worldwide communication of English and Chinese poetry, founded by Zhang Guangkui who is a scholar and poet, is a nonprofit quarterly journal publishing English and Chinese poetry with corresponding translations, as well as poetics and papers. As a comprehensive journal composed of both literary and academic elements, it pursues appropriate introduction and translation of English and Chinese poetry and aims to encourage studies relevant to poetry and poetics. The journal is registered with Print ISSN 2051-526X/Online ISSN 2399-9705 in theUnited Kingdom, published by LEOMAN PUBLISHING CO., LTD. 

         About Contributions

        The journal welcomes manuscripts from all over the world. The manuscripts and versions should be authorized and submitted by the original writer/translator or the agent of the writer/translator (labels from authorized sources are required). Any responsibility related to copyright disputes should be undertaken by the author/translator. Please send your contributions to verseversion@gmail.com, verseversion@163.com . The original and translation should be sent in the form of Microsoft Word in the following order—a brief introduction of the author, a brief introduction of the translator, original poem, the original source of the material, and translation. The postal address, email address and telephone number are necessary too. Contributions sent in wrong formats will not be accepted. The right is reserved by our editors to make appropriate revision for translation. For the lack of financial sponsors, no royalty will be paid, and if paper publications are wanted, you are expected to pay the basic costs.


Verse Version holds all rights, title and interest in and to the information and content; everything belonging to Verse Version should not be reproduced or stored in any other journal or website without our consent. The materials of Verse Version are protected by copyright, international pacts and other intellectual property laws. Unauthorized use of Verse Version or misuse of any information or content posted on Verse Version is strictly prohibited. Any violation will be held legally responsible in accordance with the current laws and regulations.


Institutional Subscribers: GBP£6.00 per single number, postage not included.

Private Subscribers: All entitled to a reduced rate, with students to an extra reduction.





License to Publish: It is a condition of publication in the journal that authors or translators grant License to Publish to The Board of Editors of Verse Version. This ensures that requests from third parties to reproduce poems, translation, or articles are handled efficiently and consistently and will also allow the poems, translation or articles to be as widely disseminated as possible. In granting this, authors or translators may use their own material in other publications provided that Verse Version is acknowledged as the original place of publication, and is notified in writing and in advance.


Copyright (c) 2017,Published by LEOMAN PUBLISHING CO., LTD. All rights reserved; no part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise without the written permission of the Publishers.

Any violation of a copyright is the sole responsibility of its author or translator.


Contact Us
Email : verseversion@163.com,verseversion@gmail.com
Editorial Office : School of Foreign Languages, Shenzhen University, 3688 Nanhai Avenue, Shenzhen, 518060 China