About Me

Stephen Boyanton is a writer, translator, and historian. He received his B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Florida (1995). After receiving his B.A. he spent four years living in China before returning the U.S. to pursue his M.A. in Religious Studies at the University of Virginia (2004) and an M.S. in Chinese medicine from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego (2008). He began his dissertation research on a Fulbright Fellowship at Beijing University of Chinese Medicine 北京中醫藥大學 in 2011-12. In 2015 he completed his PhD in East Asian history at Columbia University focusing on Chinese Medical History. You can find out more about his work and interests on the pages Writing, Translation, and History.

Stephen currently resides in Chengdu, Sichuan, China, where, in addition to his work, he enjoys eating spicy food and walking in the big mountains. You can find out more about his travels and reflections at his other blog: tenthousandli.me.

You can download my CV here.