ProfileDr. Xi LIU is an Associate Professor at the Dept. of China Studies, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University. Her main research fields are Chinese literature and Chinese women's studies. Her research articles appeared in journals including Literary Review, Theoretical Studies in Literature and Art, SFRA Review, Journal of Chinese Women's Studies, and Frontiers of Literary Studies in China. She has published two monographs on Chinese literary and gender studies and has co-edited one volume on cultural studies of contemporary Northeast China.
She has been teaching modules on Chinese literature, theatre, and film to undergraduate and postgraduate students. Currently as the principal supervisor, she is supervising two PhD students who work on contemporary Chinese literature. (No PhD recruitment plan for 2024-25)