Kuan-Hsing Chen

Field of Practice:

Social Sciences

City, Country:

Hsinchu City, Taiwan


2017, 2018, 2019

Chen Kuan-Hsing is a Taiwanese intellectual who works in the field of inter-Asian Cultural Studies. He is a professor in the Graduate Institute for Social Research and Cultural Studies, and also the coordinator of the Center for Asia-Pacific/Cultural Studies, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu City, Taiwan. He has edited volumes in English, including Stuart Hall: Critical Dialogues in Cultural Studies (Routledge 1996) and Trajectories: Inter-Asia Cultural Studies (Routledge 1998), Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Reader (Routledge 2007), and in Chinese: Cultural Studies in Taiwan (2000) and The Partha Chatterjee Seminar-Locating Political Society (2000), Chinese Revolution Reconsidered: Mizoguchi’s Mode of Thought (2010), Paik Naik-chung: Division System and National Literature (2010), Chen Yingzhen: Thought and Literature (2011). Chen Kuan-Hsing was founding President of the Cultural Studies Association, Taiwan, and is on the board of the (international) Association for Cultural Studies. He has organized and participated in many local, regional and international events and is one of the editors-in-chief of the journal Inter-Asia Cultural Studies.