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Spring Semester 2022 Schedule

Spring Semester 2022 Modern East Asian Literature Research Cluster presents

Emerging Research on Modern East Asian Literature

26 JAN (Wed) 10:00-11:30 am (Zoom, HKT)

Cold War Reckonings: In the Shadow of Solzhenitsyn

Jini Kim Watson

Associate Professor of English and Comparative Literature | New York University

2 MAR (Wed) 2022, 5:00-6:30pm (Run Run Shaw Tower, 7.30)

Photo Poetics: Chinese Lyricism and Modern Media Culture

Shengqing Wu

Professor of Chinese Literature | The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

30 MAR (Wed) 10:00-11:30 am (Zoom, HKT)

The Translatability of Revolution: Guo Moruo and Twentieth-Century Chinese Culture

Pu Wang

Associate Professor of Chinese Literature and Chair of Comparative Literature | Brandeis University

Apr 27 (Wed), 10:00-11:30 am (Zoom, HKT)

The Values in Numbers: Reading Japanese Literature in a Global Information Age

Hoyt Long

Associate Professor of Japanese Literature | University of Chicago

The series is coordinated by Dr. Su Yun Kim (, Dr Pei-yin Lin (, and Dr. Alvin Wong (

For registration of the seminars, go to



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