Yanning Wang

Yanning Wang

Contact Information

Associate Professor
Office Location
Diffenbaugh 307
East Asian Languages and Cultures (MA)
Office Hours

TuTh, 10:00-11:00am 

Graduate Advisor, East Asian Languages and Cultures (Chinese Track)

Professor Wang received her PhD from Washington University in St. Louis. Her research interests include pre-modern Chinese literature and culture, late imperial (Ming-Qing) women’s writing, and Chinese literature and religion. In addition to her scholarly articles, she is the author of the book Reverie and Reality: Poetry on Travel by Late Imperial Chinese Women (2014).

Courses Taught

Writing Women in Pre-Modern China
Women Writers in Late Imperial China
The Supernatural in Chinese Culture
Pre-Modern Chinese Literature and Culture
Chinese Folklore: Myths, Legends, and Fairy Tales
Advanced Readings in Chinese Tales
Classical Chinese
Advanced Chinese
Business Chinese
Readings in Chinese History
Chinese Short Stories and Essays
Chinese Grammar and Composition
Conversational Mandarin