Zhang Li is a professor and doctoral supervisor of Beijing Normal University. She is the author of The Occurrence of Modern Chinese Women’s Writing, Sisters, The Holder of Micro-Fire and The Story of a Traveller, etc. In March 2019, she did a research on 127 contemporary authors on the theme of “Our Time and The Gender”. She was the editor-in-chief of Selected Works of Chinese Women’s Literature in 2019, 20 Short Stories in 2019, etc. She has won the Best Chinese Prose Award, and is a member of the Theory Committee of the China Writers Association and is a judge of the Mao Dun Literature Award.