Yuanxin Chen received her B.A. in Chinese Language and Literature from East China Normal University in 2009 and her M.A. in Comparative Literature and World Literature in Beijing Normal University in 2012. Her research interests are literature and history in ancient and medieval China, with a particular focus on ancient and medieval Chinese poetry. As a graduate student at Princeton, she plans to widen her horizon by stepping into various realms, for the purpose of viewing literature from a sufficiently broad perspective.