Mingqing Yuan

Junior Fellow


Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies
University of Bayreuth

95440 Bayreuth

Email: yuan.mingqing1227@gmail.com

Current Project

Kenya-China encounters in literary spaces: histories, presences and futureS from the 1960's till the present

Research Interests:

literary and cultural studies, postcolonial studies, space, diaspora studies

Geographical Area:

East Africa, mainly Kenya; South Africa, and African diasporas in China

Paper Presentation

14 June 2016 "Romeo and Juliet and The Story of the West Wing" - Postcolonial Shakespeare and Transcultural Knowledge, Humboldt University, Berlin


Yuan, Mingqing (forthcoming). "Power Relations and the Body in Transcultural Communication: Reading White Teeth by Zadie Smith". In: Interculturality and Literature. (ed./eds.). Shanghai: Shanghai International Studies University Press.