Visiting Professor, Asian Studies

Laifong Leung is Visiting Professor of the Department of Asian Studies at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, and Professor Emerita of the Department of East Asian Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton. She received her BA from the University of Calgary, and MA and Ph.D from the University of British Columbia. Her books include Liu Yong ji qici zhi yanjiu [A Study of Liu Yong and His Lyrics] 柳永及其词之研究 (1985), Morning Sun: Interviews with Chinese Writers of the Lost Generation (1994), Contemporary Chinese Fiction Writers: Biography, Bibliography and Critical Assessment (2016), Zhongwai wenxue jiaoliushi: Zhongguo-Jianada juan [Literary Interactions between China and Foreign Countries: China–Canada Volume] 中外文学交流史:中国–加拿大卷 (2016), and Early Spring in February 早春二月: A Study Guide to the Film (2004).