Sophia Tingting Zhao

Catalina Andrango Walker

Sophia Tingting Zhao

Assistant Professor of Chinese

Office

316 Major Williams Hall 
220 Stanger St. 
Blacksburg, VA 24061

Phone

540-231-5362 

Email

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Expertise

  • Chinese Literature
  • Chinese Theater
  • Chinese Cinema
  • Urban Culture
  • Mei Lanfang

Professional Activities

  • Director, Chinese Program
  • Association for Asian Studies
  • Association for Asian Performance
  • Chinese Oral and Performing Literature

Education

  • Ph.D. East Asian Languages and Cultures
  • Stanford University

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    Awards and Honors

    Emerging Scholar Award, The Association for Asian Performance

    Visiting Scholar, Harvard University

    Dissertation Research Grant, Stanford University

    Selected Publications

    Books

    明代咏崑曲詩歌選注 (Ming Dynasty Poetry on Kun Opera: An Annotated Anthology, co-authored). Xiuwei Publishing Co., 2014.

    荔鏡記 (Tale of Lychee and Mirror, co-authored). Sanmin shuju, 2014.

    Articles

    “Reorienting the Gaze in Mei Lanfang’s Lyrical Theatre: Performing Female Interiority.” Asian Theatre Journal, vol. 33, no. 2, 2016, pp. 395–419.