Transnational or global film and media studies; film and media’s intersection with space/place/location; “new” media and globalization; East Asian film and media; Japanese and Chinese language film and media; inter-Asia cultural studies.
Select Honors and Awards
- Fellow, Framing the Global Research and Publication Project, Center for the Study of Global
- Change, Indiana University Press, Indiana University, 2011-2015
- Indiana University Multidisciplinary Ventures and Seminars Fund – collaborative grant with Professor
- Lessie Jo Frasier on behalf of the Framing the Global Research Initiative, 2012
- Indiana University Faculty Trustees Teaching Award, 2012.
- Indiana University New Frontiers in the Humanities Grant, 2013.