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YAU Wai Ping

Dr. YAU Wai Ping

Associate Professor, Department of Translation, Interpreting and Intercultural Studies

Phone number34117366
ORCID number0000-0003-2121-7316



BA (HKU); MPhil (HKU); PhD (HKBU)

Research area(s):

Translation Studies; Adaptation Studies; Chinese and Hong Kong Literature and Cinema

Teaching area(s):

Translation; Adaptation; Intercultural Studies

Taught previously at:

Lingnan; CUHK

Selected output(s):

Yau, Wai-ping (2019) ‘Magic Realism as a Critical Response to the Anthropocene’, Chinese Shock of the Anthropocene: Image, Music and Text in the Age of Climate Change, eds. Kwai-Cheung Lo and Jessica Yeung, Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, 109-129.

Yau, Wai-ping (2018) ‘Sociolinguistics and Linguistic Variation in Audiovisual Translation’, The Routledge Handbook of Audiovisual Translation, ed. Luis Pérez-González, London: Routledge, 281-295.

Yau, Wai ping (2018), trans. The History of the Adventures of Vivi and Vera, [English translation of the novel 天工開物 栩栩如真 by Dung Kai cheung 董啟章], Hong Kong: East Slope.

Yau, Wai-ping (2016) ‘Wong Kar-wai: Auteur and Adapter’, A Companion to Wong Kar-wai, ed. Martha Nochimson, Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell, 540-557.

Yau, Wai-ping (2014) ‘Translation and Film: Dubbing, Subtitling, Adaptation and Remaking’, A Companion to Translation Studies, Chichester, eds. Sandra Bermann and Catherine Porter West Sussex: Wiley-Blackwell, 492-503.

Current project(s):

A study of writer-filmmakers in China and Hong Kong

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