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Yanjie Wang - Loyola Marymount University. Los Angeles, CA, US

Yanjie Wang Yanjie Wang

Associate Professor of Asian and Asian American Studies; Coordinator for the Asian and Pacific Studies Program | Loyola Marymount University

Los Angeles, CA, UNITED STATES

Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts

Biography

Yanjie Wang is an Associate Professor of Asian and Asian American Studies & Coordinator for the Asian and Pacific Studies Program

Education (3)

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Ph.D., East Asian Languages and Cultures

Chinese University of Hong Kong: M.Phil., Chinese Language and Literature

Peking University: B.A., Chinese Language and Literature (with distinction)

Areas of Expertise (6)

Modern Chinese literature and culture

Chinese cinema

Displacement and Internal Migration

Trauma and Violence

Gender and Sexuality

Ecocinema

Articles (8)

Films of Refection and Nativity

Routledge Handbook of Modern Chinese Literature

"Films of Refection and Nativity" in Ming Dong Gu ed, Routledge Handbook of Modern Chinese Literature. London & New York: Routledge, 2018. Pp. 462-474.

Ghostly Haunting and Moral Interrogation in Wang Xiaoshuai's Red Amnesia

Journal of Modern Chinese Literature and Culture

"Ghostly Haunting and Moral Interrogation in Wang Xiaoshuai's Red Amnesia." Journal of Modern Chinese Literature and Culture, 29. 2 (2017): 34-65

Trauma, Migrant family, and Neoliberal Fantasies in Last Train Home

Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies

“Trauma, Migrant family, and Neoliberal Fantasies in Last Train Home.” Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies, 42.1 (2016): 49-72.

Violence, Wuxia, Migrants: Jia Zhangke’s Cinematic Discontent in A Touch of Sin.

Journal of Chinese Cinemas

“Violence, Wuxia, Migrants: Jia Zhangke’s Cinematic Discontent in A Touch of Sin.” Journal of Chinese Cinemas, 9.2 (2015): 159-172.

Heterogeneous Time and Space: Han Shaogong’s Rethinking of Chinese Modernity

KronoScope: Journal for the Study of Time

“Heterogeneous Time and Space: Han Shaogong’s Rethinking of Chinese Modernity.” KronoScope: Journal for the Study of Time, 15.1 (2015): 26-42.

Remapping Emotion and Desire: Same-Sex Romance in Ah Cheng’s The King of Chess

American Journal of Chinese Studies

“Remapping Emotion and Desire: Same-Sex Romance in Ah Cheng’s The King of Chess.” American Journal of Chinese Studies, 21.1 (2014): 45-60.

Displaced in the Simulacrum: Migrant Workers and Urban Space in The World

Asian Cinema

“Displaced in the Simulacrum: Migrant Workers and Urban Space in The World.” Asian Cinema, 22.1(2011): 152-169.

Contention of Lust, Caution: Sexuality, Visuality and Female Subjectivity

Situations: Cultural Studies in the East Asian Context

“Contention of Lust, Caution: Sexuality, Visuality and Female Subjectivity,” Situations: Cultural Studies in the East Asian Context, 4 (2010): 41-60.