沉虹 is a Professor of English at the School of International Studies at 浙江大学. He obtained his Ph.D. (Medieval English Literature), M.A. (Renaissance Studies) and B.A. (English Language & 文献) from Peking University. He was a 访问学者 at Oxford, Harvard, Toronto, Bris至l and Yale. Besides English literature, Hong is also interested in the study of Sino-foreign cultural relations and exchanges, missionary studies, and bibliography.