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Skidmore College
World Languages and Literatures

Mao Chen

Professor of Chinese Language and Literature

Office:  Palamountain 412
Phone: (518) 580-5204


  • Ph.D., SUNY at Stony Brook
  • M.A., SUNY at Stony Brook
  • B.A., Beijing Second Foreign Languages Institute

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Comparative Literature
  • Chinese literary culture from the late 19th- to 20th-century
  • hermeneutics and reception theory
  • translation studies
  • film and performative criticisms