My research area is centered on urban studies. My interest is primarily in films and literature related to cities, especially novels set in specific cities and films adapted from novels.
I study cities at different historical stages from the perspectives of urban films and novels which closely delineate urban space and daily life. I anaylse relationship between urban films and novels of the same period to identify commonality and complementarity, and their value to urban studies.
I am currently reviewing two modern cities, London and Beijing. examining urban public space in urban novel and film, and establishing the key role of city obsevers as a bridge between the planned and lived city. Identifying the relationship between public spaces and people.
Master, University of Brighton
1 Nov 2018 → 11 Oct 2019
Award Date: 11 Oct 2019