Wong Kin Yuen
Professor & Head of Department
Director. Graduate School
Director, Technoscience Culture Research and Development Center
Ph.D. in Comparative Literature, University of California, San Diego
M.A. in English Literature, University of Redlands
Diploma in English, Hong Kong Baptist College
The Making of Contemporary Culture
Basic Issues in Contemporary Culture
Technology and Culture
Science Fiction in Literature and Films
Introduction to Cultural Studies
Comparative Literature in East and West
Ecology, Environmental Ethics and Literature
Ecology and Environmental Ethics
Wong Kin Yuen, Rosi Braidotti, and Chan Kit-sze Amy, ed. (2018) Deleuze and the Humanities: East and West. London & New York: Rowman and Littlefield. pp. 206.
Wong Kin Yuen, Helen Grace & Chan Kit-sze Amy, ed. Technovisuality: Cultural Re-enchantment and the Experience of Technology. London: I.B. Tauris. 2015. 304pp.
Wong Kin Yuen co-edited with Gary Westfahl & Amy Kit-sze Chan. (2011) Science Fiction and the Prediction of the Future. North Carolina: McFarland.
Wong Kin Yuen co-edited with Gary Westfahl & Amy Kit-sze Chan. (2005) World Weavers: Globalization, Science Fiction, and the Cybernetic Revolution. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press.
王建元著．(1998)《現象詮釋學與中西雄渾觀》(Phenomenological Hermeneutics and the Concept of the Sublime)，台北，東大，226頁
Articles in English
Wong Kin Yuen. (2018) “The Yin-Yang Assemblage and Deleuze’s Transcendental Empiricism: How Daoism Became Posthuman.” Deleuze and the Humanities: East and West. Edited by Rosi Braidotti, Kin Yuen Wong and Amy K.S. Chan. London & New York: Rowman and Littlefield. pp. 139-173.
Wong Kin Yuen. (2016) The entry “Yin-Yang” in The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Gender & Sexuality Studies. 1st edition. John Wiley and Sons.
Wong Kin Yuen. (2016) “The ‘Thousand-Mile eye’ and the Image-less elephant: Imag(in)ing the Universe in Eco-poetics and Philosophy.” Technovisuality: Cultural Re-enchantment and the Experience of Technology. Edited by Helen Grace, Amy Kit-sze Chan & Wong Kin Yuen. London: I.B. Tauris. pp.21-53.
Wong Kin Yuen (2013) “The Melodic Landscape: Chinese Mountains in Painting-Poetry and Deleuze/Guattari's Refrains” in Deleuze Studies 2013 7:3, pp. 360-376.
Wong Kin Yuen. (2011) " Intercultural and Interface: Kung Fu as Absract Machine". Science Fiction and the Prediction of the Future. Edited by Gary Westfahl, Wong Kin Yuen and Amy Kit-sze Chan. North Carolina: McFarland. pp. 171-188.
Wong Kin Yuen (2009) “Buddhist Consciousness, Deleuzian Ecoethics, and the Case with Wang Wei’s Poetry” in South and Southeast Asia Culture and Religion: The SSEASR Journal.
Articles in Chinese
王建元著．(1998)〈《科學怪人》一百八十年 ─ 典範轉移‧女性主義科學‧文化研究〉，台北：《幼獅文藝》 1998年8月1 日. 頁62-81.
Selected Conference Presentations
Presented a paper “Theorizing Interdisciplinarity Through the Anthropocene: A Recalibration of Deleuze’s Form-Event Assemblage for a New Chinese Ecocriticism” at The Anthropocene and Beyond: Towards a Shared Narrativity in Interdisciplinary Research, 29 May – 1 June, 2018, organized by Hong Kong Shue Yan University.
Presented a paper “Deleuze’s Cinematic and the Non-Human Turn: The Embodied Structural Coupling (Heteropoiesis) Between Action and Technics in Chinese Kung-Fu Films” at The Fifth International Deleuze Studies in Asia Conference: Desiring-Machines, 9-11 June 2017, organized by the National University of Singapore.
Presented a paper "The Paradoxical Utopia in Nonhumanism: A Preliminary Sketch of How Recent Continental Philosophies can be relevant to SF narratives" at The International Conference of Utopian and Science Fiction Studies, at Beijing Normal University, 2-4 December 2016.
Presented a paper “From Posthumanism to the “Non-“ Human: The Embodied Structural Coupling (Heteropoiesis)Between Action and Technics in Chinese Kung-Fu Films” at The 7th Beyond Humanism Conference: “From Humanism to Post- and Trans- Humanism?”, organized by Ewha Institute for the Humanities, Ewha Womans University, 15-18 September, 2015 at Seoul, Korea.
Presented a paper “The Yin-yang Assemblage and Deleuze’s Transcendental Empiricism: A Note on How Daoism Became Posthuman.” at the Conference on Deleuze’s Cultural Encounters with the New Humanities, organized by the English Department HKSYU and Center for the Humanities, Utrecht University, 9-12 June, 2014 at Hong Kong.
Presented a paper “The Deleuzian Transcendental Empiricism and its Counter-Assemblages in Chinese Culture: Pathway from Comparative Literature and Cultural Theories to a New Intercultural Studies” at 2013 The First International Deleuze Studies in Asia Conference, organized by the English Department of Tamkang University, 31 May – 2 June, 2013 at New Taipei City, Taiwan.
Presented a paper “The Melodic Landscape: Chinese Mountains in painting-Poetry and Deleuze/ Guattari’s Refrains” at 2012 Kaifeng International Deleuze Conference, organized by College of Foreign Languages, Henan University, 18 May -20 May, 2012 at Kaifeng, Henan, PRC.
Presented a paper “Melodic Landscape and Deleuze’s Refrains” in The Fourth East Asia Conference on Obsession in Context, March 10, 2012 at Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan.
Presented a paper “Mountains in Chinese Art” at the Mountains in the Religions of South and Southeast Asia: Place, Culture, and Power, the 4th SSEASR Conference, co-organized by International Association for the History of Religions and the Institute of Language and Culture Studies, Royal University of Bhutan, 30 June – 3 July 2011 at Thimphu, Bhutan.
Presented a paper “Ecologies on the Edge: Enacting the Deleuzian Differentciation inChinese Ecological Ethics/Aesthetics” at the 4th International Conference of the International Society for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture, 16-19 December , 2010, University of Western Australia, Perth.
Presented a keynote paper “Elephant Without an Image: Imaging the Universe in Chinese Eco-Poetics and Deleuze’s Cinema” at the Technovisuality and Cultural Reenchantment Conference, 20-22 November, 2008, Hong Kong. Co-organized by the English Department and Technoscience Culture Research and Development Centre, Hong Kong Shue Yan University and Cultural and Religious Studies Department, The Chinese University of Hong Kong.Presented a paper “Ecoethics in Chinese Culture and Literature” at the Ninth Triennial Congress of the Chinese Comparative Literature Association, October 12-14, 2008 at Beijing Language and Culture University.