3/5/19 CITING CHINA: POLITICS, POSTMODERNISM, AND WORLD CINEMA

CITING CHINA: POLITICS, POSTMODERNISM, AND WORLD CINEMA

a lecture by Gina Marchetti, University of Hong Kong



TUESDAY, MARCH 5, 2019

2:00—3:30 PM

912 SPROUL HALL



Gina Marchetti is Professor of Comparative Literature and Director of the Center for the Study of Globalization and Cultures at the University of Hong Kong. She teaches courses in film, gender, sexuality, critical theory, and cultural studies. She is the author of Romance and the "Yellow Peril": Race, Sex, and Discursive Strategies in Hollywood Fiction (University of California, 1993); From Tian’anmen to Times Square: Transnational China and the Chinese Diaspora on Global Screens, 1989—1997 (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2006); The Chinese Diaspora on American Screens: Race, Sex, and Cinema (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2012); Andrew Lau and Alan Mak’s INFERNAL AFFAIRS—The Trilogy (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2007); Citing China: Politics, Postmodernism, and World Cinema (Hawai’i, 2018).



Sponsored by the Department of Comparative Literature,

the Davis Humanities Institute, and the East Asian Studies Program

Gina Marchetti