Huang, Yunte

Position: 
Professor
Status: 
Current

Basic information

Office: 
South Hall 2502
Availability: 
Fall
Office Hours: 
Summer Session A- R 3:15pm-4:15pm
FAX: 
(805) 8934622
Email: 
yhuang@english.ucsb.edu
Research Interests: 

Contact Info

Mailing Address: 

English Department
UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3170

Research

Bio: 

Yunte Huang came to the U.S. in 1991 after graduating from Peking University with a B.A. in English. He received his Ph.D. from the Poetics Program at SUNY-Buffalo in 1999 and taught as an Assistant Professor of English at Harvard University from 1999-2003. He is the author of Transpacific Imaginations: History, Literature, Counterpoetics (2008), CRIBS (2005), Transpacific Displacement: Ethnography, Translation, and Intertextual Travel in Twentieth-Century American Literature (2002), and Shi: A Radical Reading of Chinese Poetry (1997), and the translator into Chinese of Ezra Pound's The Pisan Cantos.

Areas of Interest: 
20th-century American poetry, modernism, Asian American lite
Education: 
B.A., Peking University, 1990
Ph.D., SUNY Buffalo, 1999