Chinese Literature and Culture, Women and Gender, Translation and Comparative Literature
Yun Zhu received her BA and MA in English from Shanghai International Studies University and her PhD in Comparative Literature from University of South Carolina. Her research interests focus on Chinese literature and culture from the late Qing to the contemporary period and women’s literature and film. She is currently working on a book about the representation of sisterhood in modern China.
Imagining Sisterhood in Modern China, 1890-1937 (Forthcoming 2017)
“Women in All Lands and the Hierarchies of ‘Global’ Knowledge in Chinese Print Culture at the Turn of the Twentieth Century.” Forthcoming in the 2016 issue of Kodex, The Yearbook of the International Society for Book Studies -- 2016 issue on “Transforming Book Culture in China, 1600-2014.”
“In Search of an ‘Origin’: Re-Presenting Guoxue in Chinese Cinema of the New Millennium.” East Asian Journal of Popular Culture 1.3 (September 2015): 325-340.
Chinese 0868 / Honors Chinese 0968 / Asian Studies 0868: World Society in Literature and Film
Chinese 2011 / Asian Studies 2030: Pre-Modern Chinese Literature in Translation
Chinese 2013 / Asian Studies 2013: Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature in Translation
Chinese 2022 / Asian Studies 2022: Contemporary Chinese Urban Film and Fiction in Translation
Chinese 3031 / Asian Studies 3031 / Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies 3000: Women in Chinese Literature