Leo Ching
  • Leo Ching

  • Associate Professor of Asian and African Languages and Literature
  • Asian & Middle Eastern Studies
  • 2204 Erwin Road, Room 227
  • Campus Box 90414
  • Phone: (919) 684-5240
  • Fax: (919) 681-7871
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 1:00-3:00 pm or by appointment
  • Overview

    His research interests include colonial discourse studies, postcolonial theory, Japanese mass culture, and theories of globalization and regionalism. He has published in boundary 2, positions and Public Culture.
  • Specialties

    • Japanese
  • Research Summary

    Popular Cultural and Colonial Studies
  • Education

      • Ph.D.,
      • University of California at San Diego,
      • 1994
      • M.A.,
      • University of California at Los Angeles,
      • 1988
      • B.A.,
      • Occidental College,
      • 1985
  • Recent Publications

      • L Ching.
      • ""Shiko fukanosei toshite no Mushajiken” (The Musha Rebellion as Unthinkable)."
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      • "Kioku suru taiwan" (Taiwan Remembers: Encountering Empire).
      • Ed. W Mitsa and T Chie and H Ying-che.
      • Tokyo University Press,
      • (2014)
      • :
      • 103-129.
      • L Ching.
      • "Japan in Asia."
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      • Blackwell Companion to Japanese History.
      • Ed. William Tsutsui.
      • Blackwell,
      • (Accepted, 2006)
      • :
      • 407-423.
      • [web]
      • L Ching.
      • "Cheng wei ’ribenren’" (Becoming ’Japanese’).
      • Rye-Field Publishing,
      • 2006.
      • (Chinese translation of "Becoming 'Japanese'").
      • L Ching.
      • ""Japan in Asia"."
      • manual
      • .
      • Blackwell Companion to Japanese History.
      • Ed. W Tsutsui.
      • Blackwell,
      • (2006)
      • .
      • L. Ching.
      • "Regionalizing the Global; Globalizing the Regional: Mass Culture and Asianism in the Age of Late Capital."
      • Criterios, Cuban Journal on Theory of Culture, Arts and Literature
      • (2003)
      • .
      • (Spanish translation of an earlier article in Public Culture)
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  • Teaching

    • AMES 440S.01
      • GAMES AND CULTURE
      • Franklin Center 230
      • Th 01:25 PM-03:55 PM
    • AMES 605.01
      • EAST ASIAN CULTURAL ST
      • Trent 039
      • W 01:25 PM-03:55 PM
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