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ZHANG Chen

Dr. ZHANG Chen

Research Assistant Professor, Department of Chinese Language and Literature

Phone number3411 2281
Email addresszhangchen@hkbu.edu.hk
ORCID number0000-0003-2601-338X

 

Degree(s):

B.A. East Asian Languages and Cultures
B.A. English 
University of California, Berkeley.

Ph.D. in East Asian Languages and Civilizations
Harvard University

Research area(s):

Classical Chinese poetry and poetics
Song dynasty
Literary theory

Teaching area(s):

Classical Chinese poetry and poetics
Traditional Chinese literary thought
Classical Chinese literature

Taught previously at:

Harvard University

Selected output(s):

“更揀驚蛇一線灰: 船山遣興詩以神理運機鋒之詩學意義.”
Presented at Lyrical Expression and the Times – Inheritance and Development in Chinese Literary Criticism, March 23-24, 2019, Hong Kong.

“學問思理與詩情: 論王安石以議論為詩.”
Presented at International Conference – New Visions in the Study of Chinese Poetry and Poetics, December 8-9, 2018, Hong Kong.

The Lost Art of the Perfect Lyric: Zhang Yan’s Vision in the Ciyuan
Presented at the 3rd International Conference on Chinese Prosodic Grammar, September 24, 2016, Beijing, China.

The Lost Art of the Perfect Lyric: Zhang Yan’s Vision in the Ciyuan
Presented at the 3rd International Conference on Chinese Prosodic Grammar, September 24, 2016, Beijing, China.

The Layering of Meaning in Southern Song Quatrain Sets
Presented at the Conference on Middle Period China, June 5, 2014, Cambridge, MA.

Current project(s):

The Past and Temporality in the Everyday Present: A Study of Lu You’s Poetry in the History of the Shi Genre
The Poetry of Wang Fuzhi in the Light of His Poetic Thought

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