Head of East Asian Studies
Co-DPD of MA Film: Theory and Practice
PhD in Film Studies, University of Nottingham, UK
MPhil in Cultural Studies, University of Birmingham, UK
MA in Journalism and Mass Communication, Beijing Normal University, China
I am currently researching visual representation of the Three Gorges area in feature films, official and independent documentaries and photography.
Lydia Dan Wu: Doctoral candidate in Film Studies, working on Chinese independent film festivals.
James Cummings: MLitt Candidate in Chinese Studies, working on Homosexual identity construction at the intersection of sexuality and regionalism in Hainan Province, China.
CHN1005 Introduction to Chinese Culture
SML1021 Introduction to International Film
SML2011 Cities in East Asian Cinema: Culture, History and Identity (module leader)
CHN4009 Gender and Media in Contemporary China (module leader)
SML 4099 Dissertation (China)
CHN 4001 Level C Chinese
FMS8055 Approaches to Film History and Theory
FMS8355 Stars: Systems, Nations and Theories (module leader)
FMS8356 Exhibition Cultures: Film Programming and Marketing
FMS8099 Dissertation (film)