Jianqing Chen, assistant professor of East Asian Languages Cultures and Film and Media Studies, has been awarded a Luce/ACLS Early Career Fellowship in China Studies and a Käte Hamburger Kolleg “Cultures of Research” (c:o/re) Fellowship at RWTH Aachen University, Germany. During the 2022-23 academic year, she will conduct research in the U.S, China, and Germany and continue work on her current book project “Touchscreen Media, The Touch and User-Spectators in Twenty-First Century China.”
Luce/ACLS Early Career Fellowship in China Studies supports emerging scholars whose research centers on China’s societies, histories, cultures, religions, economies, art, cinema, environment, and technologies, as well as research and writing that can positively influence curriculum development. The fellowship is the result of a collaboration between the American Council of Learned Societies and the Henry Luce Foundation.
The Käte Hamburger Kolleg: Cultures of Research (c:o/re) is an International Center for Advanced Studies in Philosophy, Sociology, and History of Science and Technology at RWTH Aachen University. The fellowship is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research.