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Dr. Sze-wei ANG 洪絲懷

  • PhD (Cornell)
  • Equal Opportunity Advisor, School of Humanities
  • RRST* 9.36
  • angz@hku.hk
  • 3917 8516

Academic and Research Bio

Sze Wei Ang’s research focuses on comparative race and minority studies, Asian American Studies, and South East Asian Studies with a focus on Malaysia. She is currently working on a book project on global racial forms in transnational and global literature. Classes normally taught include Introduction to Critical and Cultural Theory, Introduction to Globalization, Ethics and Literature, Narratives of the Past, Colonialism and Violence in Asia. Her work has been published in CR: The New Centennial Review, Journal of Asian Cinemas, and in edited collections.

Courses taught at the Department

Undergraduate Courses:

  • CLIT1009 Introduction to Postcolonialism and Culture
  • CLIT2050 Globalization and Cultures
  • CLIT2061 Narratives of the Past in the Contemporary Moment
  • CLIT2094 Critical Theory and Cultural Studies**
  • CLIT2096 Ethics of Film and Literature

Taught Postgraduate Courses (MALCS):

  • CLIT7007 Art and Politics of Narrative

**Co-taught course


*RRST: Run Run Shaw Tower