Associate Professor, Chinese Literature
Moore Hall 363
I am an Assistant Professor at the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures and Affiliated Faculty of Chinese Flagship at University of Hawai’i at Mānoa. I received a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from University of Minnesota. My research interests include modern Chinese literature, Chinese cinema, literary criticism, and film theory. My current work focuses on contemporary Chinese independent documentary.
Ph.D.; University of Minnesota, Comparative Literature
M.A.; Fudan University, Philosophy
M.A.; University of Cincinnati, Women’s Studies
B.S.; Fudan University, Physics
- modern Chinese literature
- Chinese film
- literary criticism
- film studies
- gender and sexuality
“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).