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Monday, October 15, 2018 at 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Goldwin Smith Hall, G64
232 East Ave, Central Campus
As part of our CCCI lecture series, David Der-wei Wang speaks on, Sinophone/Xenophone: Toward a Poetics of Wind, Sound, and Changeability. David Wang holds a joint appointment in Chinese and Comparative Literature at Harvard University. He is Director of CCK Foundation Inter-University Center for Sinological Studies, and Academician, Academia Sinica. His research interests include modern and contemporary Chinese literature, late Qing fiction and drama; comparative literary theory; colonial and modern Taiwanese fiction, and Asian American and diasporic literature; plus Chinese intellectuals and artists in the mid-20th century. Lecture abstract to be posted.