Hui (Faye) Xiao

Associate Professor
Ph.D. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2009
Primary office:
Wescoe Hall
Room 2109
University of Kansas
1445 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045

Office Hours:

M, W, 10:30 - 11:30

Please see Professor Xiao's CV.


Modern and Contemporary Chinese literature and film

Teaching and research interests:

Modern and Contemporary Chinese Literature, Chinese Cinema, Youth Culture, Media Studies, Gender and Women's Studies, Marriage, Family, and Society, Urban Culture

2014 Research Talks:

Tea and Talk Lecture: 
"The Future is the Past: Memory, Nostalgia, and Youth Crisis in Chinese Cinema" 
H. Faye Xiao, Assistant Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultures
Tuesday, March 25, 2014; 4 p.m.
Malott Room, Kansas Union


For additional information regarding Professor Xiao's research, please visit KU ScholarWorks » and »


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