Dr. ZONG Emily Yu
Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities and Creative Writing
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B.A. (JLU), M.A. (SISU), Ph.D. (The University of Queensland)
Asian Australian and Asian American Diaspora Studies; Ecocriticism; Anthropocene and Climate Change; Multispecies Storytelling; Critical Ethnic Studies; Gender and Sexuality; Migrant and Refugee Studies
Literary and Cultural Studies; Environmental Humanities; Posthumanism
Taught previously at:
The University of Queensland, Australia
- Zong, Emily Yu. “Dragon Lovers and Plant Politics: Queering the Nonhuman in Hoa Pham’s Wave and Ellen Van Neerven’s ‘Water.’” ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment, vol. 28, no. 3, 2021, pp. 1048-65.
- Zong, Emily Yu. “Post-apocalyptic Specters and Critical Planetarity in Merlinda Bobis’s Locust Girl.” ARIEL: A Review of International English Literature, vol. 51, no. 4, 2020, pp. 99-123. (Q1)
- Zong, Emily Yu. “Anachronism in the Anthropocene: Plural Temporalities and the Art of Noticing in Ruth Ozeki’s A Tale for the Time Being.” Forthcoming in LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory, vol. 32, no. 4, 2021.
- Zong, Emily Yu. “The Making of the Asian Australian Novel.” Forthcoming in The Cambridge History of the Australian Novel, edited by David Carter. Cambridge University Press, accepted 28 Sep 2021.
- Zong, Emily Yu. “Towards an Ethics of Witnessing: Refugee Memory and Community in Gish Jen’s World and Town.” Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction, 2021. Published in advance at https://doi.org/10.1080/00111619.2021.1891020
Asian Australian Literature and the Environment;
The Anthropocene and Race;