• National Taiwan University, Associate Professor

Years of Affiliation: TUSA Scholar from 2017-2018

Chung-jen Chen will be a visiting scholar in the Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. He comes to Harvard from National Taiwan University, where he is a member of the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures. While at EALC, Chung-jen will be working on his project “Narratives of Contagion, Ethics of Sanitation.”

Research Interests: Literary theory, cultural studies, nineteenth-century British Novels, contemporary British fiction, Asian American and British Literature, and interdisciplinary studies in medicine and literature

Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies