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Hui Xiao

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures - Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures
Associate Professor
Ph.D., East Asian Languages and Cultures (EALC), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
Primary office:
785-864-9079
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University of Kansas
1445 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045-7590


Summary

Specialization: Modern and Contemporary Chinese literature and film
 

Education

Ph.D., East Asian Languages and Cultures (EALC), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)

M.A., East Asian Languages and Cultures (EALC), with Distinction , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)

M.A., English, School of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Nankai University

B.A., English, School of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Nankai University

Teaching Interests

  • Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature
  • Chinese Cinema
  • Popular Culture
  • Gender and Women&rsquo
  • S Studies
  • Marriage, Family and Society
  • Urban Culture

Research Interests

  • Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature
  • Transnational Chinese Cinema
  • Chinese and Asian Popular Culture
  • Media Studies
  • Globalization Studies
  • Gender and Women&rsquo
  • S Studies
  • Marriage, Family and Society
  • Urban Culture

Selected Publications

Xiao, Hui Faye. " ." Rev. of China's iGeneration: Cinema and Moving Image Culture for the Twenty-First Century, Author/Editor of Material Reviewed. Frontiers of Literary Studies in China 11.2 (2017): 407-414.

Xiao, Hui Faye. " ." Rev. of Popular Media, Social Emotion and Public Discourse in Contemporary China, Author/Editor of Material Reviewed. Modern Chinese Literature and Culture (2017). http://u.osu.edu/mclc/book-reviews/xiao/.

Xiao, Hui Faye. "“Reinventing Youth Literature and Cosmopolitanism in a Transmedial Culture: Case Studies of Shanghai-based Youth Literature Magazines”." The Proceedings of the International Conference "Shanghai in a Global Context: Cinema, Media, and the Cross of Imaginations". (Shanghai, China: Fudan University Press) 2017: 202-227.

Xiao, Hui Faye. "“The ‘Lay-off’ Crisis of Middle-Aged Women in Melodramas about Divorce”." Pengpai Xinwen (ThePaper.cn) Shanghai, China, 3 Aug. 2017. http://www.thepaper.cn/newsDetail_forward_1749612 .

Xiao, Hui Faye. "“From May Fourth to Fan Yusu: Writing Baomu and Baomu Writing”." Duan chuanmei (Initium Media) Hong Kong, China, 9 May 2017. https://theinitium.com/article/20170509-opinion-xiaohui-fanyusu.

Xiao, Hui Faye. "“From New Concept to Youth Economy: The Rise and Crisis of the Me Generation”." Transforming Book Culture in China, 1600–2016 . Ed. Daria Berg, Ed. Giorgio Strafella. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Publishing House, 2016.

Xiao, Hui Faye. "“Gendered Spirituality, and Acoustic Imagination: ‘Life on a String’ from Fiction to Screen” ." Chinese Literature Today (Routledge) 6.1 (2016): 10 p. 42-51.

Xiao, Hui. "“Zai fengxian shehui zhong xunqiu erci jihui—Xin qiannian de lihun dianhua” [Seeking Second Chances in a Risk Society: The Cinema of Divorce in the New Millennium]." Dianying yanjiu (Film Studies) (Shanghai, China) 2016.4 (2016): 18 p. 23-40.

Xiao, Hui. "“Nüxing shifou yinggai buxi yiqie daijia wancheng muzhi” [Shall women sacrifice everything to fulfill their maternal duty? ]." The Beijing News/Book Review Weekly 21 January 2016.

Xiao, Hui. "Book review of Sound Rising from the Paper: Nineteenth-Century Martial Arts Fiction and the Chinese Acoustic Acoustic Imagination." Rev. of Sound Rising from the Paper: Nineteenth-Century Martial Arts Fiction and the Chinese Acoustic Acoustic Imagination. Journal of Asian Studies 75.3 (2016): 3 p. 810-812.

Xiao, Hui. "“Diceng nuxing chengdan le nongcun zhuanxing de chenzhong daijia” [Rural women pay the high cost of China’s social transformation ]." The Beijing News/Book Review Weekly 12 May 2016.

Xiao, Hui. "Book Review of Waves and Undercurrents: Sex, Love and Marriage of Chinese Youth (1966-1976) (Kuanglan yu qianliu: Zhongguo qingnian de xinglian yu hunyin (1966-1976) [Book Review of Waves and Undercurrents: Sex, Love and Marriage of Chinese Youth (1966-1976)]." Rev. of Kuanglan yu qianliu: Zhongguo qingnian de xinglian yu hunyin (1966-1976). The Beijing News/Book Review Weekly (Xin Jing bao/Shuping zhoukan) (20 February 2016): B08.

Xiao, Hui. "“Shanghai Youth Mediascape: Rise of the Me Generation Entrepreneur-Writer-Filmmakers”." The Conference proceedings of the Association of Chinese and Comparative Literature (ACCL). 2015.

Xiao, Hui. "Book Review of Sporting Gender: Women Athletes and Celebrity-Making during China's National Crisis, 1931-45." Rev. of Sporting Gender: Women Athletes and Celebrity-Making during China's National Crisis, 1931-45. University of Toronto Quarterly 84.3 (Summer 2015), 305-306. (2015).

Xiao, Hui Faye. "Book Review of Romancing the Internet: Producing and Consuming Chinese Web Romance, by Jin Feng ." Asia Pacific: Perspectives. (August 2014).

Xiao, Hui Faye. "Book Review of China on Film: A Century of Exploration, Confrontation, and Controversy, by Paul G. Pickowicz. ." Asia Pacific World . (May 2014).

Xiao, Hui Faye. Family Revolution: Marital Strife in Contemporary Chinese Literature and Visual Culture. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 1 April 2014. Modern Language Initiative Books. http://www.washington.edu/uwpress/search/books/XIAFAM.html.

Xiao, Hui Faye. "Interiorized Feminism and Gendered Nostalgia of the 'Daughter-Generation' in Ning Ying's Perpetual Motion." Journal of Chinese Cinemas (Edinbugh, United Kingdom: intellect journals) 5.3 (2011): 253-268. http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/intellect/jcc/2011/00000005/00000003/art00003;jsessionid=2df7l84db3dm9.alice http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/intellect/jcc/2011/00000005/00000003/art00003;jsessionid=2df7l84db3dm9.alice.

Xiao, Hui Faye. "Jiyi, Chengzhang, Xiangtu: "Chijiao Yisheng Wan Quanhe" de Linglei Shuxie [Memory, Buildungsroman, and Native Soil: The Alternative Narrative of The Barefoot Doctor Wan Quanhe]." Wenhua Yanjiu (Beijing, China: Social Sciences Adademic Press) 11 (Jun. 2011): 133-149.

Xiao, Hui Faye. Xinbian Zhongwen Kewai Yuedu Congshu. [Tales and Traditions: Readings in Chinese Literature Series] Vol. 4. Boston: Cheng & Tsui Company, 2010. http://www.cheng-tsui.com/store/products/tales_traditions/tales_traditions_volume_4.

Xiao, Hui Faye. "." Rev. of The Aesthetics of the "Beyond": Phantasm, Nostalgia and the Literary Practice in Contemporary China, Author/Editor of Material Reviewed. American Journal of Chinese Studies (San Antonio, TX) 17.1 (April 2010): 96-98.

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