Sujie Jin

Sujie Jin, M.A.

Teaching and Research Assistant Chinese Studies

PhD Candidate Chinese Studies

Room number: ZUB 3-320

sujie.jin@aoi.uzh.ch

 



Biography

09/2019 – PhD candidate in Chinese Studies
University of Zurich, Switzerland
08/2015 – 08/2019 Language Instructor
Wenzhou-Kean University, China
02/2014 – 07/2014 Teaching Assistant in English Literature
Beijing City University, China
09/2011 – 08/2012 MA in English Language and Literature
Bob Jones University, USA
09/2009 – 05/2011 MS in Educational Leadership
Bob Jones University, USA
09/2005 – 07/2009 BA in English
Jilin International Studies University, China

Research Interests

  • Chinese online fiction
  • Fandom and danmei (boys’ love) fiction
  • Alternative history
  • Popular culture in the digital age

Conferences and Talks

31.05 – 01.06.2021: “Revisit History in Fantasy: Remembrance of the Past in Chinese Danmei Fiction.” 9. Schweizerische Nachwuchstagung der Asien- und Orientwissenschaften, University of Geneva [online, invited]

27–29.05.2021: Queering the Boundaries of the Arts in the Sinosphere, University of Zurich [online, organizer]

17–28.11.2020: “Reading and Writing Boys’ Love (BL) Farming Fiction.” Wired China: Digital Media and Online Culture, University of Zurich [online, invited]

Grants

  • GRC Short Grants (UZH) for the Workshop: Queering the Boundaries of the Arts in the Sinosphere
  • Funding for Self-Organized Working Groups (UZH) for the Workshop: Queering the Boundaries of the Arts in the Sinosphere