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Jennie Wang (林 涧 (lin Jian))

Jennie Wang, American Literature educator.

Background

  • Wang, Jennie was born March 19, 1952 in Shanghai, China. Came to the United States, 1979.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English and American Lit., San Francisco State University, 1983; Master of Arts in English and American Lit., Stanford University, 1984; Doctor of Philosophy in English and American Lit., State University of New York, Buffalo, 1992.

    Career

    • Instructor of English, Shanghai Jiao-Tong University, 1977-1979; Teaching Fellow, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, 1988-1991; Preceptor, Expository Writing Program, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1992-1993; Assistant Professor English, 1993—1997; Associate Professor of English, University Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, 1998—2003; Professor of Comparative Literature/ Dissertation Director, Department Chinese Language and Literature, Co-Director Center for Chinese World Lit. Fudan University, Shanghai, 2004-2008; Visiting Scholar, Department English, University California, Berkeley, 2000-2001, 2003-2004, 2008-09. Professor of English, Department of English Language, Literature and Linguistics, Providence University, Taiwan. Author: Novelistic Love in the Platonic Tradition: Fielding, Faulkner and the Postmodernists, 1997; Chinese translator: Smiles on Washington Square: A Love Story of Sorts (Raymond Federman), 1999; Querying the Genealogy: Comparative and Transnational Studies in Chinese American Literature, 2006; China Men's American Dreams: Stories and Poems, 2007; The Iron Curtain of Language: Maxine Hong Kingston and American Orientalism, 2007; The Education of Jennie Wang: Memoir of a Good Student, 2015; and academic articles on postmodern fiction, Joyce, Faulkner, Kingston, Buck and others to professional journals.

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    Jennie Wang
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    Born March 19, 1952
    (age 65)
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    • 1977 - 1979
      Instructor, Shanghai Jiao-Tong University
      Shanghai
    • 1980 - 1983
      San Francisco State University
    • 1983 - 1984
      Stanford University
    • 1988 - 1992
      State University of New York at Buffalo
    • 1988 - 1991
      Teaching Fellow, Department of English, State University of New York at Buffalo
      Buffalo, New York
    • 1992 - 1993
      Preceptor, Expository Writing Program
      Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1993 - 2003
      Associate Professor of English, University of Northern Iowa
      Cedar Falls, Iowa, United States
    • 2004 - 2008
      Professor of Comparative Literature, Dissertation Director, Fudan University
      Shanghai, China
    • 2010 - 2014
      Professor of English, Providence University
      Taichung, Taiwan
    • 2015 - present
      Founder, Bilingual Academy Press
      California, United States
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