Dr. Honbing Zhang, Assistant Professor of Chinese Language and Culture. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Chicago. Before joining FSU, Dr. Zhang taught at Northwestern University and the City College of New York.
His research is in the area of modern Chinese literature and culture, globalization, post-colonialism and critical theory.
He has published articles in Chinese travel writing, modern Chinese fiction, contemporary Chinese cinema, and critical theory.
He is currently working on a project titled “Global Passions: Travel, Space and Cultural Transformations in Modern China, 1840s-1910s.” Dr. Zhang now serves as the coordinator of the Chinese Program at FSU.