The Center for Taiwan Studies would like to invite you to attend the talks of Professor Faye Yuan Kleeman from the Visiting Scholars Lecture Series:
Faye Yuan Kleeman Professor of Japanese, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Colorado at Boulder
“(Post) Colonial and the ‘Popular’ — Taiwanese Studies in Comparative Transnational Contexts”
ABOUT THE LECTURE
Faye Yuan Kleeman will be presenting the lecture, “(Post) Coloniality and the “Popular” — Taiwanese Studies in Comparative and Transnational Contexts,” which explores the possibility of transnational cultural studies in (post)colonial East Asia context, with a focus on Taiwan and its cross-cultural interactions with other parts of East Asia. This lecture investigates issues of gender, ethnicity, and creative expression through poetic, body and fictional languages. Dr. Kleeman received her Ph.D. in Japanese Languages and Literature from the University of California at Berkeley and is a Professor of Japanese in the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Colorado at Boulder.