Gary Xu[USA]
Gary Xu[USA]

Gary Xu is a scholar, critic, and translator of literature, film, and art. He received his PhD degree in Chinese Literature from Columbia University in 2001, and is now a professor of Chinese and Comparative Literature and Cinema at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He is also a distinguished visiting professor at Shanghai Jiaotong University. His recent works include a monograph Sinascape: Contemporary Chinese Cinema (2007) and an edited volume Greenwood Encyclopedia of World Popular Culture (2007). He has also published numerous articles on Chinese literature, film, and art in academic journals and edited volumes.