Director of the Center for the Study of Globalization and Cultures
ACADEMIC AND RESEARCH BIO
Gina Marchetti teaches courses in film, gender and sexuality, critical theory and cultural studies. Her books include “Yellow Peril”: Race, Sex and Discursive Strategies in Hollywood Fiction (Berkeley: University of California, 1993)，From Tian’anmen to Times Square: Transnational China and the Chinese Diaspora on Global Screens (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2006)，Andrew Lau and Alan Mak’s INFERNAL AFFAIRS—The Trilogy (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2007)，The Chinese Diaspora on American Screens: Race, Sex, and Cinema (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2012)，Citing China: Politics, Postmodernism, and World Cinema (Honolulu: University of Hawaiʻi, 2018)
She has co-edited several anthologies, including Hong Kong Film, Hollywood and the New Global Cinema, with Tan See-Kam (London: Routledge, 2007), Chinese Connections: Critical Perspectives on Film, Identity and Diaspora, with Peter X Feng and Tan See-Kam (Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2009), Hong Kong Screenscapes: From the New Wave to the Digital Frontier, with Esther M. K. Cheung and Tan See-Kam (HKUP, 2011), The Palgrave Handbook of Asian Cinema, with See Kam Tan and Aaron Magnan-Park (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018).
Her current research interests include women filmmakers in the HKSAR, China and world cinema, and contemporary trends in Asian and Asian American film culture.
Visit the website https://hkwomenfilmmakers.wordpress.com/ for more information about her work on Hong Kong women filmmakers since 1997.
COURSES TAUGHT AT THE DEPARTMENT
CLIT2007 Film Culture I
CLIT2008 Film Culture II
CLIT2014 Feminist Cultural Studies
CLIT2084 “New” Cinemas across National Boundaries: Beyond the New Waves
CLIT2086 Asia on Screen
CLIT2088 Critical Approaches to Film Studies
CLIT2094 Critical Theory and Cultural Studies
CCGL9001 Hong Kong Cinema through a Global Lens
CCGL9002 Hong Kong Culture in the Context of Globalization
Taught Postgraduate Courses (MALCS):
CLIT7001 Cinema and Popular Culture
CLIT7003 Narrative and Cultural Identity
CLIT7004 Questioning Sexual Difference
CLIT7005 Cultures between Art and Industry
CLIT7012 Dissertation Seminar
CLIT7019 World Cinema
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