Hua Hsu

Hua Hsu teaches in the English department at Vassar College. He is completing his first book, A Floating Chinaman, about H.T. Tsiang, his imagined rival Pearl Buck, and the often contentious community of Americans writing about China in the 1930s and '40s.

Mixing Desk
Sept. 9 2004 4:42 PMLive Albums That Don't SuckBjörk's latest, plus a few others worth your time.
Mixing Desk
May 27 2004 1:35 PMHave Music, Will TravelSongs recorded far from home.
Music Box
March 30 2004 3:04 PMTheir So-Called LifeThe new N.E.R.D. album indulges the doldrums of late adolescence.
Music Box
June 3 2004 2:30 PMSounds Like Teen SpiritThe new, less-miserable Morrissey.
Mixing Desk
April 15 2004 3:36 PMSecond FiddlesSaluting the back-up singer, the sidekick, and the also-ran.