Peng, Yun 彭耘

Yun Peng 彭耘
Assistant Professor, East Asian Languages and Literatures
Moore Hall 363
Telephone: 808-956-2058


B.S. Fudan University  Physics
M.A.  Fudan University Philosophy
M.A.  University of Cincinnati Women’s Studies
Ph.D.  University of Minnesota Comparative Literature

Research specialties

• modern Chinese literature
• Chinese cinema
• the relationship between literary and visual media
• literary criticism
• film theory

China-related courses

EALL 363 B, C  Twentieth-Century Chinese Literature and Culture
EALL 366  City in Modern Chinese Literature and Visual
EALL 611 Twentieth-Century Chinese Literary Studies


“Truancy, or Thought from the Provinces.” In Lars Kristensen (ed.), Postcommunist Film–Russia, Eastern Europe and World Culture: Moving Images of Postcommunism (New York: Routledge, 2012).

“ ‘A Knock Made for the Eye’: Image and Awakening in Deleuze and Freud,” in Liu, Mowitt, Pepper, Spicer, eds., The Dreams of Interpretation: A Century Down the Royal Road (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2007).