Professor Kuei-fen Chiu holds a PhD degree from the University of Washington, Seattle and is Distinguished Professor of Taiwan Literature and Transnational Cultural Studies at National Chung Hsing University in Taiwan. She has written extensively on postcolonial literary historiography, contemporary Taiwan documentaries, and indigenous literature in Taiwan. In addition to several books in Chinese and New Chinese-language Documentaries (co-authored with Yingjin Zhang from UCSD), she has published in leading journals such as New Literary History, The Journal of Asian Studies, The China Quarterly, Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies and contributed to edited volumes from international publishers like Routledge. She served as the coordinator of several digital projects on celebrated Taiwan writers, including Yang Mu, Li Ang, Wang Wen-hsing, Shih Shu-ching, Lu Han-hsiu, and Kan Yao-ming. She is currently in charge of The Taiwan Literature Archives project (http://twlit.blogspot.tw/)-- a digital project on Taiwan’s literary history.
學 經 歷
中興大學台文所特聘教授 2008.2~ (Distinguished Professor, NCHU 2008.2~ )
中興大學台文所所長 2008.8~2011.7 (Director, Graduate Institute of Taiwan Literature and Transnational Cultural Studies, NCHU 2008.8~2011.7)
中興大學人文與社會科學中心主任 2009.8~2011.7、2013.1~2015.7 (Director, Research Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, NCHU 2009.8~2011.7、2013.1~2015.7)
清華大學台文所教授 2004.2 ~2008.1 (Professor, Graduate Institute of Taiwan Literature, National Tsing-hua University)
中興大學外文系主任 2000.8~2002.7 (Chair, English Department, NCHU 2000.8~2002.7)
台灣文學學會理事長 2018.11~ (President, Association of Taiwan Literature, Taiwan)
中華民國比較文學學會理事長 2000.05~2002.05 (President, Association of Comparative Literature, ROC. 2000.05~2002.05)
中興大學外文系教授 1996.8~2004.1 Professor, English Department, NCHU
中興大學外文系副教授 1990.8~1996.7 Associate Professor, English Dept. NCHU
Visiting Scholar , University of Cambridge, UK. 1997~1998.
榮 譽 獎 項
2012.9.1-2014.8.31 Affiliated Fellow, The Center for Humanities Research, Lingnan University, Hong Kong
2010 國科會傑出研究獎 (NSC Outstanding Research Award)
2008.9.1-2011.8.31 Honorary Fellow, The Center for Humanities Research, Lingnan University, Hong Kong
2008~2011 國科會傑出學者研究計畫 (NSC Outstanding Scholar Research Award)
1999 國科會傑出研究獎(NSC Outstanding Research Award)
1993 國科會優良研究獎(NSC Excellent Research Award)
1996~迄今 國科會專題研究計畫獎助(NSC Research Projectgrants)
研 究 領 域
台灣文學研究 Taiwan Literature
影像紀錄 Documentary Film Studies
後殖民文學歷史敘述 Postcolonial Literary Historiography
教 學 課 程
臺灣文學與生態環境研究 Taiwan Literature and Environmental Studies
國際脈絡下的台灣人文研究 Taiwan Humanities Studies in the International Context
臺灣現當代作家與作品 Taiwanese Writers and Literary Creation
臺灣文學與數位典藏 Taiwan Literature and Digital Archivization
臺灣當代紀錄片研究 Studies in Taiwan Documentary Films
近 期 著 作
A. 學術期刊與專書論文 (Refereed journal articles and book chapters)
Kuei-fen Chiu (forthcoming). “Historical Representation in an age of Wikipedia writing and digital curation: The Musha Incident on digital platforms.” In Michael Berry ed., The Musha Incident: A Reader. Columbia University Press.
Kuei-fen Chiu (co-authored with Andy Birtwistle. forthcoming). “Le Moulin: Audiovisual Non-synchronization and the Making of a Historical Documentary.” In Paul Picowicz and Yingjin Zhang eds., Locating Taiwan Cinema in the Twenty-First Century. Cambria University Press.
Kuei-fen Chiu (co-authored with Andy Birtwistle. forthcoming). “Beyond Beauty.” In Emilie Yeh, Darrell David and Wenchi Lin eds., Thirty-three Takes on Taiwan Cinema. University of Michigan Press.
Kuei-fen Chiu (2019). “From Postcolonial Literature to World Literature: Performative Historiography and the Reinvention of Taiwan Literature in a New Age.” Journal of World Literature 4.4 (Winter 2019): 466-486. https://brill.com/view/journals/jwl/jwl-overview.xml
Kuei-fen Chiu (2018, May). "Worlding" World Literature from the Literary Periphery: Four Taiwanese Models. Modern Chinese Literature and Culture, 30.1 (Spring 2018): 13-41 (A &HCI). (http://u.osu.edu/mclc/journal/abstracts/chiu2/)
Kuei-fen Chiu, Ming-yeh Rawnsley, Gary Rawnsley (2017.06). “From Taiwan New Cinema to Post-New Cinema: An Introduction.” In Kuei-fen Chiu, Ming-yeh Rawnsley and Gary Rawnsley eds. Taiwan Cinema, International Reception, and Social Change.London and New York: Routledge. 1-7.
Kuei-fen Chiu (2015, Spring) “The Ethical Turn in the Production and Reception of New Chinese-Language Documentary Films.”Modern Chinese Literature and Culture, 27. 1 (Spring 2015): 44-74 (A &HCI) ( http://u.osu.edu/mclc/journal/abstracts/chiu/)。
Kuei-fen Chiu & Yu-yueh Tsai (2013.12). “Two Migration Documentaries from Taiwan.” In Migration to and from Taiwan. Eds. Kuei-fen Chiu, Dafydd Fell and Lin Ping. London and New York: Routledge. 112-24.
Kuei-fen Chiu, Dafydd Fell and Lin Ping (2013.12). “Migration to and from Taiwan: Identities, Politics and Belonging.”In Migration to and from Taiwan. Eds. Kuei-fen Chiu, Dafydd Fell and Lin Ping. London and New York: Routledge. 1-11.
Kuei-fen Chiu (2013.04) “Cosmopolitanism and Indigenism: The Use of Cultural Authenticity in an Age of Flows.” New Literary History, 44.1：159-178.(A&HCI)
Kuei-fen Chiu (2013.03). “Afterword: Documentary Filmmaking as Ethical Production of Truth.” Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies, 39.1:203-220. (A&HCI)
Kuei-fen Chiu (2012.02). “Documentary Power: Women Documentary Filmmakers and New Subjectivities in Contemporary Taiwan.” Continuum: Journal of Media and Cultural Studies, 26.1: 169-181.（A&HCI)
Kuei-fen Chiu (2011.02). "The Question of Translation in Taiwanese Colonial Cinematic Space," The Journal of Asian Studies, V.70.1: 77-97. (A&HCI).
Kuei-fen Chiu (2010.01). “The Subaltern Woman’s Voice and the (Film)making of Modern Taiwan.” In Kwok-kan Tam and Terry Siu-han Yip, eds., Gender, Discourse and the Self in Literature: Issues in Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong. Hong Kong: The Chinese University Press, 165-183.
Kuei-fen Chiu (2009.12). "The Production of Indigeneity: contemporary indigenous literature in Taiwan and cross-cultural inheritance," The China Quarterly, Vol. 200 (December 2009), 1071-1087.(SSCI)
Kuei-fen Chiu (2008.05). “Empire of the Chinese Sign: The Question of Chinese Diasporic Imagination in Transnational Literary Production.” The Journal of Asian Studies. v.67.2: 593-620. (A&HCI)
Kuei-fen Chiu (2007.02). “The Vision of Taiwan New Documentary.” Cinema Taiwan：Politics, Popularity and State of the Arts. Eds. Darrell Davis and Robert Chen. Routledge (Taylor and Francis, UK), 17-32.
B. 專書或主編 Books or edited volumes
Kuei-fen Chiu, Ming-yeh T. Rawnsley, Gary Rawnsley. (Eds., 2017.06). Taiwan Cinema, International Reception, and Social Change. Routledge.