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Visual & Media Arts Faculty

Shujen Wang

Associate Professor (1998)
B.A. The Chinese Culture University, Taiwan, M.S. Indiana University, Ph.D. University of Maryland, College Park

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Author of Framing Piracy: Globalization and Film Distribution in Great China (2003), Dr. Wang's research interests include media globalization, film distribution and piracy, and issues surrounding networks, space, and technology.

In addition to having contributed book chapters to several anthologies, her work has appeared in Cinema Journal, Film Quarterly, Asian Cinema, positions, Public Culture, Theory Culture & Society, Global Media Journal, Policy Futures in Education, East Asia: An International Quarterly, Journal of Communication Inquiry, Visual Anthropology, Gazette, Text, Asian Journal of Communication, Media Asia, among others. Her work has also been translated into Portuguese and Chinese. Formerly president of Chinese Communication Association, Dr. Wang has also been research associate in the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies at Harvard University since 2002.  


Office: Ansin 912

Phone: 8869

Emerson College students at Cannes Film Festival

Emerson Students Cannes Blog

Emerson students will be chronicling their experiences at the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival. Read about their trip to the most prestigious film festival in the world.

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Visual & Media Arts Associate Professor Diane Lake has written screenplays for Columbia, Disney, Miramax, Paramount, and many independent producers.