Rujie Wang

Rujie Wang

Professor, Chair of Chinese

Department/Affiliation: Chinese, Comparative Literature, East Asian Studies
Phone: 330-263-2438
Office Address: 203 Kauke


  • Peking Normal University 1981
  • B.A. Wabash College 1983
  • M.A. Rutgers 1986
  • Ph.D. Rutgers 1993

Courses Taught

  • CHIN 101: Begining Chinese Level I
  • CHIN 223: Chinese Cinema
  • First-Year Seminar
  • Modern Chinese Fiction
  • Women in Chinese Literature


Wang’s research interests include Lu Xun, Chinese realism, and Chinese cinema.

  • Published - East Asia
  • Published - Asian Cinema
  • Published - Canadian Review of Comparative Literature
  • Book Review - Journal of Asian Studies
  • Contributor - Gale Encyclopedia of Modern China on such important modern writers as Ba Jin and Gao Xingjian.
  • Published Translations of American writers in English World and Masterpieces of Twentieth Century English Prose.