Li Qinfeng (Li Kotomi) is a biliterate author and translator who writes in Japanese and Chinese. In 2013, she travelled to Japan and thereby settled down. Her Japanese novel “Hitorimai” (Solo Dance) received the 60th Gunzō New Writer’s Award for Excellence in 2017. She then began writing in both Japanese and Chinese, engaging in creative and translative work. In 2019, her novel “Itsutsu kazoereba mikazuki ga” (Count to Five and the Crescent Moon. . .) was shortlisted for the 161st Akutagawa Prize.