PhD Research Projects:
Teck Seng CHOW (PhD student)
My doctoral research is entitled “Paradigms of Poetics: ‘Meta-Poetics’ between Contemporary Singapore Poetry in Chinese and Other Sinophone Poetics across Geographical, Temporal and Linguistic Borders”.
Shuxi WANG (PhD student)
My doctoral research is on the English translation of Confucian classics by Gu Hongming (辜鸿铭）. I am interested in translation and literary studies.
Cong PENG (PhD student)
My research interest is in the role of individual cognition in knowledge construction and transmission with respect to religion, ideology and organisational culture.
Zhiyuan PAN (PhD student)
My doctoral project is on the cross-cultural encounters through the Sino-Belgian Catholic network behind the cartoon The Blue Lotus (The Adventures of Tintin).
Brittany Wellner (PhD completed in 2015)
Brittany's PhD topic was on Bertolt Brecht and the ‘verfremdungeffekt’ in Chinese drama (1950s-1990s).