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LEE Jason Eng Hun

Dr. LEE Jason Eng Hun

Associate Programme Director of Master of Arts in Literary and Comparative Studies (MALCS); Senior Lecturer, Department of English Language and Literature

Phone number34112836
ORCID number0000-0002-9341-3968



B.A. (Leeds), M.A. (Leeds), Ph.D. (HKU)

Research area(s):

Cosmopolitan / Globalization Theory and Literature
Postcolonial and Diasporic Asian Writing
Global Shakespeare
Contemporary Poetry and Poetics

Teaching area(s):

21st Century Literature; Literary Theory; Shakespeare; Rhetoric and Persuasive Speaking; Research Skills

Taught previously at:

HKU (Teaching Assistant)

Selected output(s):

1.    Beds in the East. London: Eyewear Press, 2019. 
2.    “The Creative Disjunctures of Twenty-First Century Global Storytelling: Rana Dasgupta’s Tokyo Cancelled.Textual Practice (published online 2018). DOI: 10.1080/0950236X.2018.1505776
3.    “Glocalizing Hong Kong Anglophone Literature: Locating Xu Xi’s Writing Across the Decades.” Cultural Conflict in Hong Kong: Angles on a Coherent Imaginary. Eds. J. Polley, V. Poon and L.H. Wee. Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. 307-324. DOI: 10.1007/978-981-10-7766-1_16
4.    “In Your Absence.” The Best New British and Irish Poets 2016. Ed. Kelly Davio. London: Eyewear Press, 2016. 73.

Current project(s):

Critical Cosmopolitanism and the Twenty-First Century Novel (under preparation), book-length, academic monograph on established and emerging millennial 

“Shakespeare and Techno-Cultural Mobility”, a mixed-media, performance-led research and creative pedagogy involving students and other collaborating drama troupes, institutions.

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