Patrick Fryberger

Patrick Fryberger

Specialization: Contemporary China, Cultural Anthropology, Film and Media Studies

Office: HSSB 2229

Office Hours: Tue. 12:30-1:30 PM; Thu. 3:30-4:30 PM
Office Hours Time Period: Spring 2019

Academic History

  • M.A., Asian Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara
    • Thesis: Left for Dead: Tactical Safe Spaces and Rogue Chinese Archives on the Gaming Platform Steam
  • B.A., Asian Languages and Literatures, Anthropology, and Studies in Cinema and Media Culture, University of Minnesota
    • Thesis: “The Long Arm of China: Mainland Representation and Hong Kong Identity in the Long Arm of the Law series (1984-1990)”

Additional Chinese Language Training:

  • 2012, CET Intensive Chinese Language in Beijing, Summer Program


Main Advisor:

Master’s Committee:

Teaching Experience

  • Spring 2019, T.A., CHIN 80, Masterpieces in Chinese Literature, Prof. Thomas Mazanec
  • Winter 2019, T.A., EACS 4A East Asian Traditions: Pre-modern, Prof. Dominic Steavu and Prof. Fabio Rambelli
  • Fall 2018, T.A., EACS/HIST 80 Chinese Civilizations, Prof. Xiao-bin Ji

Additional Teaching Experience:

  • 2013-2017, Oral English Teacher, Huaibei Normal University