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Yeung is a native Hong Kong scholar who specialises in Chinese and Hong Kong literature, theatre, cinema and culture. She has published articles and monographs in English and Chinese on a range of topics including translation, literature, theatre, cinema, and intercultural relations. She has also created theatre pieces, participated in film productions, and written arts criticisms.
Cultural heterogeneity within Contemporary Chinese borders
Contemporary Chinese literature and independent films
Hong Kong theatre and films
Literary and theatrical translation
Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals
In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):
Art and Culture, PhD, Chinese Opera in the late 19th and early 20th centuries as a part of the process of China's modernisation, Middlesex University
1 Sept 1996 → 31 May 2002
Award Date: 31 May 2002
Art and Culture, MPhil, From China to nowhere: Gao Xingjian's writings in the 1980s and early 1990s, The University of Hong Kong
1 Sept 1992 → 31 May 1997
Award Date: 30 Nov 1997
- PL Languages and literatures of Eastern Asia, Africa, Oceania
- Hong Kong and Chinese Art and Literature
- Chinese Minorities Cultures
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The 70's Biweekly and People's Theatre: A private archive of Mok Chiu-yu Augustine and friends 70年代雙週刊及民衆戲劇：莫昭如及友人私人收藏檔案
8/04/19 → 1/10/20
Project: Digital scholarship project
1/01/16 → 31/12/18
Project: Research project
A Resource for the Study of Translation into Uyghur by Modern Chinese Governments: The Historical Uyghur-Chinese CorpusBarnett, R., Yeung, J., Hojam Pekiniy, A., Steenberg Reyhe, R., Eli, M. & Faggionato, C., 18 Feb 2022, Multiethnic Societies of Central Asia and Siberia Represented in Indigenous Oral and Written Literature: The Role of Private Collections and Libraries. Schatz, M. (ed.). Göttingen: Göttingen University Press, p. 11-27 17 p.
Research output: Chapter in book/report/conference proceeding › ChapterOpen AccessFile1 Downloads (Pure)
Yeung, J., 10 Mar 2022, The Routledge Companion to Yan Lianke. Moratto, R. & Choy, H. Y. F. (eds.). 1st ed. Oxon; New York: Routledge, p. 70-90 21 p.
Research output: Chapter in book/report/conference proceeding › Chapter › peer-reviewFile14 Downloads (Pure)
The ‘We’ in two pairs of documentaries about protests by The 70’s Biweekly syndicate and the 2019 Hong Kong Documentary WorkersYeung, J., Oct 2022, In: Asian Cinema. 33, 2, p. 161-175 15 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Journal article › peer-review
Augustine Mok Chiu-yu’s intercultural asian people’s theatre: Imagining ‘the third way’ for Hong KongYeung, J., 17 May 2021, Asian City Crossings: Pathways of Performance through Hong Kong and Singapore. Ferrari, R. & Thorpe, A. (eds.). 1st ed. London: Routledge, p. 113-130 18 p.
Research output: Chapter in book/report/conference proceeding › Chapter › peer-review
Lo, K. C. & Yeung, J., 8 May 2019, 1st ed. Palgrave Macmillan. 281 p.
Research output: Book/Report › Book or report › peer-review