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Jiacheng Liu

Jiacheng Liu

Assistant Professor

College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Contact Information

(970) 351-2114
(970) 351-2199
Ross 3280A
Office Hours
T 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. & R 12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. & by appointment
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
Department of History
Campus Box 116
Greeley, CO 80639


Professional/Academic Experience

Research/Areas of Interest

I specialize in the social and cultural history of modern China, with particular emphasis on the subfields of urban history, theater performance, and gender studies.

Publications/Creative Works

“Writing on Actresses and the Modern Transformation of Opera Fandom in 1910s Beijing,” forthcoming, Modern China, 2018.

Translator (with others) from English to Chinese, Ritual, Standardization, and Chinese Culture: Revisiting James Waston’s Theory. Published as Wenhua, Biaozhunhua yu Zhongguo Wenhua (Guilin: Guangxi Normal University Press, 2017)

“Transgressive Female Roles and the Embodiment of Actresses in 1910s Beijing” Twentieth Century China 41:1, January 2016

Translator (with others) from English to Chinese, Commerce in Culture: The Sibao Book Trade in the Qing and Republican Periods by Cynthia J. Brokaw (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2007). Published as Wenhau Maoyi: Qingdai zhi Minguo Shiqi Sibao de Shuji Maoyi (Beijing: Beijing University Press, 2015).

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