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Dr. Jiwei Xiao

Associate Professor of Modern Language & Literature
o: Canisius Hall Rm 224
p: x3475



"Belated Reunion: Late Style and Eileen Chang's Little Reunion," New Left Review111, 2018 (May/June): pp. 89-110.

“China Unraveled: Violence, Sin and Art in Jia Zhangke’s Touch of Sin,” Film Quarterly, 68.4, 2015 (Summer): 24-35.

"The Theatre of Cruelty: Jiwei Xiao on Mo Yan's Sandalwood Death," Los Angeles Review of Books, Dec. 21, 2013.

"A Traveler's Glance: Antonioni in China," New Left Review, Issue 79 (Jan/Feb), 2013: 103-120.

 “Nature, Woman, and Lyrical Ambiguity in Shen Congwen’s Writing,” Rocky Mountain Review, Vol. 68, No. 1, Spring 2013: 41-60.

 “The Quest for Memory: Documentary and Fiction in Jia Zhangke’s Films,” Senses of Cinema, Issue 59, 2011.

“The Faithful Traitor: Ang Lee’s Transcultural Aesthetics and His Adaptation of EileenChang’s ‘Lust, Caution,’”Accepted by Positions: East Asia Cultures Critique(author requested manuscript withdrawal). 

 “Something Rich and Strange: Lyricism, Violence and Woman in Shen Congwen’s Fiction,” Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies, Vol. 35, Issue 1, March 2009: 159-179.

“欲望之衣:张爱玲作品中的女性恋物、电影感与现代性”, 文艺研究, No. 4, 2009: 72-82.

“中国电影是否需要巴赞?--论侯孝贤和贾樟柯电影里的写实主义与蒙太奇”, 电影文学, No. 6, 2009: 67-69/141.

 “Can She Say No to Zhang Ailing?--Detail, Idealism and Woman in Wang Anyi’s Fiction,” Journal of Contemporary China, 2008, 17 (56), August, 513-528.

 Book Reviews

"Eileen Chang's Journey into Darkness: A Review of Naked Earth," MCLC Resource Center, February 2015.

Ward Four: A Novel of Wartime China. Fiction.  Trans. Haili Kong and Howard Goldblatt. San Francisco. China Books. 1999/2012. Reviewed for Chinese Literature Today, 2013,Vol. 3 Numbers 1-2.  

Adapted For the Screen: The Cultural Politics of Modern Chinese Fiction and Film, by Hsiu-Chuang Deppman. University of Hawai’i Press, Honolulu, 2010. Reviewed for Chinese Literature: Essays, Articles and Reviews (CLEAR), Vol. 33 (Dec. 2011): 215-217.

Selected Stories of Shen Congwen, by Shen Congwen, trans. Jeffrey Kinkley, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2004. Reviewed for International Fiction Review 33, January 2006.


Co-translation: "The Plight of Writing," Los Angeles Review of Books China Channel. With an introductory note: "Jia Pingwa's 'Arrival': A Note for Jia Pingwa's Undelivered 2018 MLA Speech." The Los Angeles Review of Books China Channel. January 24, 2018.

Dudley Andrew. “Encounter: Interview with Jia Zhangke,” Film Quarterly, Volume 62, number 4 (Summer 2009): 81-83.

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