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CHAN Kit Sze Amy


Associate Academic Vice-President

Associate Professor
Associate Director, Technoscience Culture Research and
Development Center

PhD in Intercultural Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
MPhil in Comparative Literature, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
B.A. (Hons) in English, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Courses Taught
Graduate Level:
Interdisciplinary Approach to Cultural Studies
Modern China Through Films

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Technoscience Culture
The Culture of Travel and the Travel of Culture
Body in Culture and Art
Theories in Gender Studies

Undergraduate Level:
Technoscience Culture
Travel and Culture
16th - 18th Centuries English Poetry
Literary Criticism
Introduction to Literature
Modern Asian Fiction
Literature and Film
Women's Writing and Feminist Readings
Visual Culture Studies
Science Fiction in Literature and Films
Contemporary Culture in Films
China in Films
English Usage
English Writing

Research Interests
Interdisciplinary & Intercultural Studies
Technoscience Culture
Gender Studies
Feminism
Literary Studies
Science Fiction
Chinese Minority Cultures

Deleuzian philosophy

Selected Publications

Grace, Helen, Chan, Kit-sze Amy & Wong, Kin Yuen eds. (2016) Technovisuality: Cultural Re-enchantment and the Experience of Technology. London: I.B. Tauris. .

Chan, Kit-sze Amy. (2016) ¡§Visualizing the Universe: Mandala and Buddhist Cosmology as Technovisual Embodiment.¡¨ Technovisuality: Cultural Re-enchantment and the Experience of Technology. Edited by Helen Grace, Chan Kit-sze Amy & Wong Kin Yuen. London: I.B. Tauris. 132-153.

Chan, Kit-sze Amy (2014) ¡§Writing Herstory: Nu Shu as Cartography of Empowerment.¡¨ Deleuze and Asia. Ed. by Ronald Bogue, Hanping Chiu and Yu-lin Lee. London: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 197-210.

Chan Kit-sze Amy. (2014) “An Encounter with Buddhist Art: Deleuzean Becoming and Deterritorialization.” Deleuze in China: Proceedings of the 2012 Kaifung International Deleuze Conference. Henan: Henan University Press. pp. 199-211.

Westfhal, Gary, Wong, Kin Yuen & Chan, Kit-sze Amy eds. (2011) Science Fiction and the Prediction of the Future. North Carolina: McFarland.

Chan Kit-sze Amy. (2011) “Writing, Weaving and Technology.” Science Fiction and the Prediction of the Future. Edited by Chan Kit-sze Amy, Wong Kin Yuen & Gary Westfahl. North Carolina: McFarland. pp. 198-212.

 

Selected Conference Presentations

Presented a paper “Chinese Goddesses as Symbols of Posthumansm” at The 7th Beyond Humanism Conference: “From Humanism to Post- and Trans- Humanism?”, organized by Ewha Institute for the Humanities, Ewha Womans University, 15-18 September, 2015 at Seoul, Korea.

Presented a paper “Traditional Chinese Medicine and the New Humanities” at the Conference on Deleuze’s Cultural Encounters with the New Humanities, organized by the English Department HKSYU and Center for the Humanities, Utrecht University, 9-12 June, 2014 at Hong Kong.

Presented a paper ¡§Writing Herstory: Nu Shu as Cartography of Empowerment¡¨ at 2013 The First International Deleuze Studies in Asia Conference, organized by the English Department of Tamkang University, 31 May ¡V 2 June, 2013 at New Taipei City, Taiwan.

Presented a paper ¡§An Encounter with Buddhist Art: Deleuzean Becoming and Deterritorialization¡¨ at 2012 Kaifeng International Deleuze Conference, organized by College of Foreign Languages, Henan University, 18 May -20 May, 2012 at Kaifeng, Henan, PRC.

Presented a paper “The Dao of Mountains: Daoism and Buddhism in Classical Chinese Culture” at the Mountains in the Religions of South and Southeast Asia: Place, Culture, and Power, the 4th SSEASR Conference, co-organized by International Association for the History of Religions and the Institute of Language and Culture Studies, Royal University of Bhutan, 30 June – 3 July 2011 at Thimphu, Bhutan.

Presented a paper “At the Edges of Human, Nature and Technoscience: Bridging Cyberfeminism and Ecofeminism” at the “Living on The Edge” the Fourth International Conference of the ISSRNC, organized by the International Society for the Study of Religion, Nature & Culture, 16-19 December 2010 at Perth, Australia.

Delivered a talk “Feminism in Science Fiction” at the Public Lecture Series on Science Fiction, co-organized by Technoscience Culture Research and Development Centre of Hong Kong Shue Yan University and Hong Kong Science Fiction Club, at Hong Kong Science Musuem, 24 January 2010.

Presented a paper “Becoming-Animal, Becoming-Cybergoddess: Bridging Cyberfeminism and Ecofeminism” at The Threefold Ecstasis of Sky, Earth and Human Conference, co-organized by the English Department of Hong Kong Shue Yan University and the Research Center for Literary Theory and Aesthetics of Shandong University, 14-16 October 2009.

Presented a paper “Becoming-Animal, Becoming-Cybergoddess: Bridging Cyberfeminism and Ecofeminism” at International Conference on Ecological Aesthetics and Environmental Aesthetics in Global Perspective, organized by the Research Center for Literary Theory and Aesthetics of Shandong University, 24-26 October 2009 at Jinan, China.

 

 

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