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  1. Hit the Road, Jack: Essays on the Culture of the American Road (co-edited anthology with Gordon E. Slethaug) (Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2012).
  2. “Troubling American Women”: Gender and National Identity in Hong Kong (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2011). 
  3. Mabel Cheung Yuen-ting’s “An Autumn’s Tale” (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2008).

Book chapters

  1.  “Aspirationally Yours: Pan-Asian Cinematic Convergence,” in Gina Marchetti, Aaron Magnan-Park and Tan Sik-Kam, eds., The Palgrave Handbook of Asian Cinema (London: Palgrave, 2018).
  2. “Sister Acts: Relief Society and ‘Flexible Citizenship’ in Hong Kong,”  in Joanna Brooks and Gina Colvin, eds., Decolonizing Mormonism: Approaching a Postcolonial Zion (Salt Lake: University of Utah Press, 2018).
  3. “Reel Sisters and ‘Other Diplomacy’: Cathay Cinema’s Cold War Women,” in John Carroll and Priscilla Roberts eds., Hong Kong and the Cold War (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2016).
  4. Blockbuster Dreams: Chimericanization in American Dreams in China and Finding Mr. Right,” in Priscilla Roberts, ed., The Power of Culture: Encounters Between China and the United States (Cambridge: Cambridge Press, 2016).
  5. “Maybe It’s Time for a Little History Lesson Here”: Autobiographics and Ann Marie Fleming’s The Magical Life of Long Tack Sam,” in Monica Chiu, ed., Drawing New Color Lines: Transnational Asian American Graphic Narratives (Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2015).
  6. “Crossing the Planes: Gathering, Grafting, and Second Sight in the Hong Kong China International District,” in Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought. Vol. 47, no. 3 (Fall 2014).
  7. Transpacific Waves in a Global Sea: Mabel Cheung Yuen Ting’s Cinematic Archive,” in Lingzhen Wang, ed., Women and Chinese Cinema (New York: Columbia University Press, 2011). 
  8. “Inquisitive American Women in the Age of Globalization,” in America in the Era of Globalization (Sichuan: Sichuan University Press, 2010).
  9. “Hong Kong Goes to America,” in Gina Marchetti and Tam See Kam, eds., Hong Kong Film, Hollywood and the New Global Cinema:  No Film is an Island (London:  Routledge, 2007).
  10. “Changed by the Encounter: Women Who Bridge the Sino-American Divide,” in Priscilla Roberts, ed., Bridging the Sino-American Divide: American Studies with Chinese Characteristics (Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007).
  11. “Perspectives on Women and Diplomacy: A View from Hong Kong,” in Priscilla Roberts and He Peiqun, eds., Bonds Across Borders: Women, China, and International Relations in the Modern World. (Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007).
  12. “Women, Gender, and HKU,” in Peter Cunich and Chan Lau Kit-ching, eds., An Impossible Dream: Hong Kong University from Foundation to Re-Establishment, 1910-1950 (Hong Kong: Oxford University Press, 2002).
  13. “Portrayals of Gender and Generation, East and West: Suzie Wong  in the Noble House,” (co-authored with Geetanjali Singh) in Thomas Y.T. Luk and James P. Rice, eds.,  Before and After Suzie: Hong Kong in  Western Film and Fiction. (Shatin: Chinese University Press, 2001).
  14. “Claim-Jumping at Century’s End:  University Student Identity in  Late-Transition Hong Kong,” in Max Skidmore, ed., Hong Kong & China:  Pursuing a New Destiny  (Singapore: Toppan Company, 1997).


  1.  “American Women in the New China: Muted Exceptionalisms at Twilight” in Inter-Asia Cultural Studies, Vol. 14, No. 4 (2012).
  2. “Sikh Masculinity, Religion, and Diaspora in Shauna Singh Baldwin’s English Lessons and Other Stories” (co-edited with Geetanjali Singh), in Men and Masculinities, February 2009.
  3. “Fictionalizing Feminism: Xu Xi’s 1990s Hong Kong Fiction,” in Lilith, November, 2005. 
  4. “Movies, MacDonald’s and Mickey Mouse: Teaching American Studies in Hong Kong,” in Journal of American Studies of Turkey, 2004.
  5. “Hong Kong Students Look at the U.S.A.: American Studies in Hong Kong” (co-authored with Gordon Slethaug) in American Studies, Vol. 40, No. 2, 1999.
  6. “To Touch the Trends: Internationalizing American Studies: Perspectives from Hong Kong and Asia” (co-authored with Clyde Haulman), in American Studies International, Volume XXXIV, No. 2, 1998. 
  7. “Claim-Jumping at Century’s End: University Student Identity in Late-Transition Hong Kong.” The Annals: Journal of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences, September 1996.

Advisory and Consulting

  1. The University of Hong Kong Women’s Studies Research Centre, Founding Member (1994), Co-Convenor (2009-2015), Steering Committee Member (1994-Present).
  2. The Women’s Foundation of Hong Kong, Founding Member, Honorary Trustee (2005-Present).