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Dr. KI Magdalen Wing Chi

Dr. KI Magdalen Wing Chi

Associate Dean (Undergraduate Studies); Programme Director of Master of Arts in Literary and Comparative Studies (MALCS); Associate Professor, Office of the Dean of Arts and Department of English Language and Literature

Phone number3411 7172
ORCID number0000-0002-6700-5928



B.A. (CUHK), MPhil (CUHK), Ph.D. (Edinburgh)

Research area(s):

Nineteenth-century literature; psychoanalysis 

Teaching area(s):

Film and literature; detective fiction

Taught previously at:

CUHK, Open University

Selected output(s):

Jane Austen and Altruism. New York: Routledge, 2020. (In Press)

“Kin Altruism, Spite, and Forgiveness in Pride and Prejudice.” Philosophy and Literature 43 (1): 210-228.

“Family Complexes and Dwelling Plight in Wuthering Heights.” Brontë Studies 39.3 (September 2014): 202-12.

“Superego-Evil and Poe’s Revenge Tales.” Poe Studies 46 (2013): 59-77.  

“The Post-Oedipal Father and The Master Builder.” Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism 24.2 (Spring 2010): 9-30.

Current project(s):

Poe and Violence, Cross-Cultural Health Humanities

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