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Jasmine Yu-Hsing Chen

Jasmine Yu-Hsing Chen

Chinese

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Office Hours: MF 3:30-4:30 or by appointment
Office Location: Main 002 F
IconPhone: 435-797-0331
IconEmail: jasmine.chen@usu.edu

Educational Background:

Ph.D., Asian Languages and Cultures (Chinese Literature and Visual Culture), University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2018
M.A., Taiwan Studies (Literature and Theatre), National Taiwan University, 2009
B.A., Chinese Literature, National Taiwan University, 2005

Biography

Jasmine Yu-Hsing Chen specializes in Chinese/ Sinophone theatre, cinema, and literature. Her fields of interest include cross-cultural performance, visual cultures, affect studies, and inter-medial adaptations of theatre. She is currently working on a project aimed toward understanding how performance trains and reshapes the performer as well as the audience’s perception of nation, artistry, gender, and history. She has served the co-president of the North American Taiwan Studies Association-Wisconsin Chapter. Her article appears on Theatre Dance and Performance Training. Her book Fantasy World of Taiwanese Opera: The Progress of Performing Arts in “O-pei-la” and commentaries on theatre and film have been published in Taiwan.