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Northwestern Buffett Institute for Global Affairs

Visiting faculty: Dr. Anthony Fung

Dr. Anthony FungDr. Anthony Fung, Professor at The Chinese University of Hong Kong’s School of Journalism and Communications, will serve as the Roberta Buffett Visiting Professor of International Studies in the Department of Asian Languages and Culture in the upcoming Winter 2020 quarter.  Dr. Fung’s lengthy list of publications span a number of interests, from cultural studies and global media/communications to creative industries such as games, comics, animation, and TV dramas. Dr. Fung’s research has delved heavily into Chinese and Hong Kong pop culture, and his expertise will be welcome as Northwestern continues to develop its relationship with CUHK.

He will be teaching two courses in the winter quarter, the titles and course codes of which will be announced in the coming weeks. They will be cross-listed between the Department of Asian Languages and Culture and the School of Communication.

For more information, contact the Department of Asian Languages and Culture.