Our research

Staff in Chinese at the University of Exeter have research expertise in art and cultural history as well as in translation studies in Chinese contexts.

Research interests

• Chinese art and culture, 17th-18th centuries
• Chinese-European landscape exchanges and cultural contacts
• History of the senses in China
• Translation and China’s modernization
• Chinese literature in translation
• Sex and desire in Chinese medicine and literature
• Translation and Representation in Chinese cinema

Research centres

Our staff in Chinese are involved in the following centres which are hosted by the Department of Modern Languages.

Research projects

Members of our staff are involved in the following research projects: