Educational Background & Specialties
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Educational Background

  • PhD: East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago, , 2004 -
  • BA: Asian Studies/Chinese, University of Texas, Austin, 1993 -
  • M.A.: East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago, , 2001 -

Specialties

  • Modern and contemporary Chinese literature and culture
  • Realism in fiction, film, and theory
  • Chinese and international cinemas
  • Chinese and Western Marxisms
  • Convention and intertextuality in film theory
  • Digital cinema, CGI, and animation
  • Taiwan cinema and cultural studies
  • Ecocritical theory and film studies