Chu He

Chu He
Associate Professor of English

Contact Information

Office Location: Wiekamp Hall, Room DW3135
Office Phone: (574) 520-4149

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Ph.D. English Literature, University of Miami, Florida, 2009
M. A. English Literature, Shanghai International Studies University, China, 2000
B. A. English, Southwest University, China, 1997


20th-century British and Irish literature
Postcolonial theory and literature
Drama and performance
World literature
Asian-American literature
Caribbean literature
Women’s writing

Courses at IU South Bend

W130 Principles of Composition
E304 Literature in English 1900-present


Review of Party Pieces: Oral Storytelling and Social Performance in Joyce and Beckett, by Alan. W. Friedman, James Joyce Literary Supplement 22.2 (Fall 2008).

Chinese Translation of Ian McEwan’s The Child in Time (Rogers, Coleridge and White Ltd, 1987), Nanjing: Yilin Press, 2003

Conference Presentations

“Hybridity in Brian Friel’s Translations.” 2008 American Conference for Irish Studies National Conference. St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa, April 16-19, 2008.

Lucy: Feminism in the Postcolonial Context.” International Conference on Caribbean Studies. South Padre Island, Nov. 2-5, 2006.

“Dance in Fetters: What Home is to Women in Joyce’s Dubliners.” the 30th Annual Midwest Regional Meeting of the American Conference for Irish Studies. Northern Illinois University, Oct. 12-15, 2006

“Stephen’s Two Falls in James Joyce’s A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man: from Adam to Satan.” 17th Irregular Miami Joyce Conference. Miami, Feb. 2-4, 2006