Topic：Studies and Translation of Contemporary Chinese Literature & Culture in the U.S.: Past, Present and Future Trends（当代中国文学文化在美国的研究与翻译：历史、现状及发展趋势）
Carlos Rojas, Ph.D. in Chinese Literature fromColumbiaUniversity, is Associate Professor of Chinese Cultural Studies, Women’s Studies, and Arts of the Moving Image at Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies of Duke University.
Dr. Carlos Rojas is the author ofThe Naked Gaze: Reflections on Chinese Modernity(HarvardUniversityAsiaCenter, 2008),The Great Wall: A Cultural History(HUP, 2010), andHomesickness: Culture, Contagion, and National Transformation in ModernChina(HUP, 2015). He is the co-editor, with David Der-wei Wang, ofWriting Taiwan: A New Literary History(Duke University Press, 2007), and, with Eileen Cheng-yin Chow, of bothRethinking Chinese Popular Culture(Routledge: 2009) and theOxford Handbook of Chinese Cinemas(OUP, 2013). He is the co-translator, with Eileen Chow, of Yu Hua’sBrothers(Pantheon, 2009) and is the translator of Yan Lianke’s novelsLenin’s Kisses(Grove/Atlantic Press, 2012) andThe Four Books(Grove/Atlantic Press, 2015). He teaches on a variety of topics ranging from prostitutes and vampires to cities, migration, and disease.
Time：14:00, June 10, 2015 (Wednesday)
Venue：Lecture Hall 108, School of Foreign Languages Building
Organized by：School of Foreign Languages
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