Joseph Lovell

Joseph Lovell

jml@umail.ucsb.edu

Specialization: Modern Chinese History & Sound Studies

Office: HSSB 2214

The usage and reception of amplified sound during the Mao years. Academic fields: sound studies, media studies and 20th century Chinese history.

 

Academic History

  • B.A., History, University of Manchester
  • M.A., EALAC, Columbia University
  • Thesis Title: “The Reluctant Nationalist: National Character and the Fiction of Shen Congwen”

Teaching Experience

  • Spring 2018 – East Asian Religious Traditions
  • Winter 2018 – East Asian Traditions: Pre-modern
  • Fall 2017 – Zen Buddhism
  • Spring 2016 – East Asian Traditions: Modern
  • Winter 2016 – East Asian Traditions: Pre-modern
  • Fall 2016 – Zen Buddhism
  • Spring 2016 – East Asian Traditions: Modern
  • Winter 2016 – Intro to Buddhism
  • Fall 2015 – Zen Buddhism

Publications

  • “Decadent Echoes: Representations of Decay in Shen Congwen’s Sansan” Princeton Journal of East Asian Studies, 2014.

Awards

  • 2016 – International Doctoral Recruitment Fellowship (IDRF)