Friday, February 22, 2013
Zhao Wenshu on Environmental Literature in China
You are invited to attend a lecture by Dr. Zhao Wenshu, Professor and Chair of the English Department at Nanjing University in China. His talk is entitled "Teaching and Studying Environmental Literature in China."
- Location: Morrison Lounge
- Time: 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
- Sponsor: American Studies
Prof. Zhao is currently a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Illinois. He has published extensively on Chinese transnationalism, modern China, and environmental studies, including Harmony and Variation: Changing Cultural Orientations in Chinese American Literature (Nankai University Press, 2009) and “China’s Peaceful Rise: A Cultural Alternative” (Boundary 2, 2006). He would also like to use the opportunity to meet with Oxy faculty/students to discuss possibilities for joint teaching/research in environmental studies in Nanjing/China.