Assistant Professor of Chinese Literature, Language and Culture
East Asian Studies
German, Russian, and Asian Languages and Literature
Modern Chinese literature and culture in comparative frameworks; critical theory and translation studies; aesthetic modernity in the 19th and 20th centuries; intellectual history of China; comparative poetics.
New York University, Ph.D.
New York University, M.A.
Peking University, M.A.
Peking University, B.A.
Awards and Honors
2012 Poetry East West (PEW) Poetry Award (2013)
Theodore and Jane Norman Fund (2013)
Grant of the Mellon Dissertation Seminar on Translation (as seminar participant) (2011)
Mellon Dissertation Fellowship (2011)
New York University Humanities Initiative Honorary Fellowship (2011)
Anne Kao Poetry Award (Liu Li-An shige jiang) (2007)
New York University Henry M. MacCracken Fellowship (2006)
Peking University May Fourth Scholarship (2004)
PKU Taizhao Grant (2001)
PKU Mingde Scholarship (1999)
|CHIN||100a||Introduction to Chinese Literature: Poetry, Romance, and Fiction|
|CHIN||120b||Readings in Contemporary Chinese Literature: Advanced Chinese Language II|
|CHIN||130b||China on Film: The Changes of Chinese Culture|
|CHIN||136b||Chinese Modernism in International Context|
|COMH||201b||Comparative Humanities Graduate Seminar|