- Asian American Studies
- Modern Chinese History
- Transnationalism and Chinese Diaspora
After receiving a BA in English language and literature, I received an MA in American Studies and Asian American Studies. Currently I’m working toward a doctoral degree in Transnational Modern Chinese History at Rice University.
Selected recent publications
o "War Trash: War Memoir as a ‘False Document,’” Amerasia Journal (38:2), 2012.
o Forthcoming -- “The Heathen are Demanding the Gospel: Conversion and Redemption in Early African Colonization,” in Beverly Tomek, ed. Reconsiderations and Redirections in the Study of African Colonization. (University Press of Florida, 2014)
Fulbright Institute participation
o Sept. 25-30, 2011, BFSU Fulbright Program: Culture and Society of 19th Century America, Beijing, P.R. China.
o September 19-26, 2009: Fulbright Seminar on “America: 1945-1976,” Shantou, P.R. China.
o May 12-17, 2008: Fulbright American Literature Research Seminar, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.