Yongwen Peng, PhD

Associate Professor
Shanghai Theatre Academy, China
Associate Editor

Dr. Yongwen Peng is an associate professor of Shanghai Theatre Academy, with PhD of Performance Studies. His work focuses on arts educational and therapy. His book, Theatre and Training (2011) is the first of its kind in China and he has translated the book on drama therapy by NYU’s professor Robert Landy, The Couch and the Stage: Integrating Words and Action in Psychotherapy (2012)  He is a board member of Chinese Arts Therapis Group, and the member of North American Drama Therapy Association, and National Association for Poetry Therapy. He is also a voice artist and has practiced Taichi for 20 years as a member of the 2nd generatioin of the Chen-style TaiChi Master Wang Shi’an.

彭永文博士是上海戏剧学院副教授,也是表演研究的博士。他的工作专注于艺术教育和治疗。他的书《戏剧与训练》(2011)是中国第一本此类题材的书籍,他翻译了纽约大学教授罗伯特兰迪的《沙发和舞台:心理治疗中的言语与行动的整合》(2012)。他是中国艺术治疗集团董事会的成员,北美戏剧治疗协会会员,全国诗歌治疗协会会员。他也是一位声音艺术家,并且作为陈式太极拳大师王士安第二代的弟子练习了太极20年。