Lee Ou Fan


About the Speaker

Leo Ou-fan Lee is Emeritus Professor of Chinese Studies at Harvard University. He has taught at The University of Hong Kong, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, University of Chicago and University of California, Los Angeles. His publications in English include: The Romantic Generation of modern Chinese Writers, Voices from the Iron House: A Study of Lun Xun, and Shanghai Modern: The Flowering of a New Urban Culture in China, 1830-1945. He has also published numerous books of cultural criticism in Chinese, and is a columnist on music and culture for many newspapers and magazines, including Ming Pao, HK Economic Journal, Yazhou Zhoukan, and Muse magazine.