Yanning Wang



Associate Professor
Graduate Advisor (East Asian Languages and Cultures)

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. She is the author of the book Reverie and Reality: Poetry on Travel by Late Imperial Chinese Women (Lexington Books, 2014).

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Courses Taught

CHI2300 Chinese Grammar and Composition
CHI3440 Business Chinese I
CHI3441 Business Chinese II
CHI3501 Chinese Short Stories and Essays
CHI4410 Advanced Chinese I
CHI4503 Readings in Chinese History
CHI4905 Conversational Mandarin
CHT3123 Pre-Modern Chinese Literature and Culture
CHT3392 Writing Women in Pre-Modern China


Rm. 307, Diffenbaugh
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