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Chinese language and literature educator

Qingyun Wu, Chinese language and literature educator. Recipient Bayard award Pennsylvania State University, 1991, Academy Merit prize for translation, 1986; British Council fellow, 1976-1977; California State University grantee, 1991-1992, 94-95, 96—. Fellow Asian Research Center (Hong Kong); member Modern Language Association, Association Asian Studies, Society for Utopian Studies.

Background

Wu, Qingyun was born on August 28, 1950 in Zhengding, China. Came to the United States, 1985. Daughter of Ming and Xuejin (Zhao) Wu.

Education

Bachelor in English, Kaifeng Normal University, China, 1975. Diploma in English, Central London Polytechnic, 1978. Master of Arts in English, Southern Illinois University, 1987.

Doctor of Philosophy in Comparative Literature, Pennsylvania State University, 1991.

Career

Lecturer English, Zhengzhou (China) U., 1978-1985;graduate lecturer Chinese, Pennsylvania State University, State College, 1987-1991;coordinator for Chinese Summer Intensive Language Institute, Pennsylvania State University, State College, 1990-1991;associate professor Chinese, California State University, Los Angeles, since 1991;director Chinese Studies Center, California State University, Los Angeles, since 1991.

Membership

Fellow Asian Research Center (Hong Kong). Member Modern Language Association, Association Asian Studies, Society for Utopian Studies.

Connections

Married Yulong Jin, January 23, 1979 (divorced). 1 child, Lin Jin.

father:
Ming Wu

mother:
Xuejin (Zhao) Wu

spouse:
Yulong Jin

child:
Lin Jin Wu