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Tina Chen

Associate Professor of English and Asian American Studies
Editor, Verge: Studies in Global Asias
16 Burrowes
Office Phone: (814) 863-9592
Tina CHen

Education:

B.A. Georgetown University
M.A. Georgetown University
Ph.D University of California, Berkeley

Biography:

Tina Chen is Associate Professor of English and Asian American Studies and author of Double Agency: Acts of Impersonation in Asian American Literature and Culture, which was named a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title in 2005.  Her national leadership roles include stints as the co-Chair of the East of California caucus for the Association for Asian American Studies, serving on the Executive Board of the MLA’s Division on Asian American Literature, and being Editor for Verge: Studies in Global Asias (published by the University of Minnesota Press).

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