Jing Tsu

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Professor of East Asian Languages & Literatures and Comparative Literature; Chair, Council on East Asian Studies
On leave: 
Fall 2017
115 Prospect Street, Room 250, New Haven, CT 06511
Areas of interest : 
Modern Chinese Literature and Culture, 19th Century to Present; Sinophone Studies; Intellectual History; Diaspora; Popular Culture; History of Science


EALL 256, EAST 358, GLBL 251, HUMS 272, LITR 265

China in the World

Recent headlines about China in the world, deciphered in both modern and historical contexts. Interpretation of new events and diverse texts through transnational connections. Topics for 2016 include China and Africa, Mandarinization, labor and migration, Chinese America, nationalism and humiliation, and art and counterfeit. 

Term: Spring 2018
Day/Time: W 1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
EALL 823, CPLT 953

Topics in Sinophone and Chinese Studies

This seminar examines the current state of the field of Chinese and Sinophone studies from different geographical and theoretical perspectives. It is a research seminar and colloquium, and we use texts in the original as well as translated languages. Topics vary.

Term: Spring 2018
Day/Time: W 3:30 PM - 5:20 PM