Thomas Chen

Thomas Chen (PhD, UCLA) is an Assistant Professor of Chinese in the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures. His research interests include Chinese and transnational cinemas. A recent publication is "An Italian Bicycle in the People's Republic: Minor Transnationalism and the Chinese Translation of Ladri di biciclette/Bicycle Thieves," Journal of Italian Cinema & Media Studies 1.2 (2014), 91-107. He regularly teaches films from China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan.