Prof. LIU Dong (劉東)

Visiting address
LI-4728
Phone: +852 34422426

Author IDs

Willing to take PhD students: yes

Biography

Dong LIU is Assistant Professor in the Department of Chinese and History at the City University of Hong Kong. He received his Ph.D. from Peking University, where he was also awarded the Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award (2023). He specializes in the history of modern Chinese literature, while his research interests include Chinese leftist literature, Dongbei studies, and Sino-American cultural relations.

Dong Liu is currently working on his first project “The Cognitive Topos of ‘Northeastern Writers group’_Trans-local Circulations, (Inter-)nationalist Politics and Literary Production”. He is also compiling a collection of Hu Shih’s overseas correspondence.

He earned his BA (2017) from Peking University. In 2022, he served as visiting staff at EALC, Harvard University.

劉東,北京大學中文系現當代文學方向博士,美國哈佛大學東亞系聯合培養博士生(2022-2023),獲北京大學中文系學士學位。主要研究領域為中國左翼文學研究、東北文學與文化研究,關注中國新詩史與當代詩歌批評,也從事胡適海外佚信的蒐集與整理工作。博士論文為《跨域流動中的文學與政治——重繪“東北作家群”的認知地圖(1931-1948)》,獲北京大學優秀博士學位論文獎(2023)。曾在《文學評論》《中國現代文學研究叢刊》《文藝爭鳴》等發表學術期刊論文十餘篇,並有文章被《新華文摘》全文轉引。

 

Research Interests/Areas

Modern Chinese Literature

Dongbei Studies

Global leftist literature

Sino-American cultural relations

Teaching

Modern Chinese Literature (Fall 2023)

Great Works in Humanities (Fall 2023, Spring 2024)

Special Topics on Modern Chinese Literature (Spring 2024)

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