PhD, Columbia University (2007)
AB, Brown University (1998)
Cultural, intellectual, legal, and political history of 20th-century China Literary theory Ideology and the aesthetics of totality, the global, and the universal Current Projects The Cultural Revolution on Trial Little Red Book: A Global History of Quotations from Chairman Mao Three Worlds Apart: Chinese Visions of the Third World
Assistant Professor, University of California (2009-present)
Humanities Fellow, Stanford University (2007-2009)
Lecturer, Brown University (2007)
The Cultural Revolution on Trial
Little Red Book: A Global History of Quotations from Chairman Mao
Three Worlds Apart: Chinese Visions of the Third World
“Third World Maoism.” Critical Introduction to Mao. Timothy Cheek, ed. Cambridge University Press. Forthcoming.
“Experiments in the Laws of History: China from Mao to the WTO.” The Sixth Annual Sherman Emerging Scholar Lecture. University of North Carolina, Wilmington. 2007.
“Settling Accounts: Law as History in the Trial of the Gang of Four.” Law and History. Current Legal Issues 6. Andrew Lewis and Michael Lobban, eds. Oxford University Press. 2003.
|Fall 2013||39N||Freshman/Sophomore Seminar: The Chinese Detective|
|Spring 2012||6B||Introduction to Chinese History from the Mongols to Mao|
|Spring 2011||6B||China from the Mongols to Mao|
|Fall 2011||275F||Foundational Texts of Modern Chinese History|
|Fall 2011||280G||Classics and Debates in Modern Chinese History|