Selected Essays

The Journey of Liu Xiaobo: From Dark Horse to Nobel Laureate, ed. Joanne Leedom-Ackerman. Nebraska: Potomac Books, 2020. Read

Beyond Literacy: The Second Gutenberg Revolution, ed. R. Patton Howell. Dallas/New York: Saybrook Publishers, 1989. Read

The Memorial Collection for Dr. Liu Xiaobo, ed. Chu Cai and Yu Zhang. Somerdale, New Jersey: Institute for China’s Democratic Transition and Democratic China, 2017. Read.

“Mockingbirds at Fort McHenry: Tribute to Elliott Coleman,” The Fortnightly Review, June 23, 2011. Read

Remembering Arthur Miller, ed. Christopher Bigsby. London: Methuen, 2005. Read

“Resurrecting Literature Online,” Women Writers Project Brown University, October 26, 1999. Read

“The Role of PEN in the Contemporary World,” PEN International, Vol. 56, No.2, 2006. Read

“What to Read Now: War Narratives,” World Literature Today, September 2015. Read

What You Can Do: Practical Suggestions for Action on Some Major Problems of the Seventies. New York: David McKay Company, 1971. Read

Women for all Seasons, ed. Wanda Coleman and Joanne Leedom-Ackerman. Los Angeles: Woman’s Building Press, 1988. Read

“Worlds Apart,” The Christian Science Monitor, March 13, 2012. Read