Zhu Jing

PhD candidate of history from the University of Edinburgh. Research Topic: Body, Gender and Sexuality. The visual representation of the ethnic minorities in the southwest of China from mid-18th to mid 20th century. Look at two visual sources: Miao Albums, a genre of ethnographic illustrations from late imperil China and modern ethnographic photography. Publications and… Continue reading Zhu Jing

Xie Jia

PhD Candidate in Sociology, University of Glasgow Organizer of Chinese Documentary Festival 2015 Research Title Young Chinese in Social Transformation: The Making of Backpacking as an Alternative Lifestyle Research Interest Youth Culture, Leisure Studies, Individualism Email: j.xie.1@research.gla.ac.uk

Zhou Tianyang

Tianyang Zhou is currently doing his PhD in Media and Cultural Studies at the University of Sussex based in the department of Media and Film. His PhD research focuses on LGBTQ culture in contemporary China. He is also interested in digital culture, gender and sexuality, queer theory, and online activism research. Read More

Wang Yuan

PhD candidate in School of Culture and Creative Arts, University of Glasgow Research title Observation on Chinese Heavy Metal Scene: The Network, Identity and Social Meaning Summary As an imported genre, heavy metal in China can be seen as simultaneously both developing, yet  under- developed in terms of both the music and its attendant industry. Accordingly,… Continue reading Wang Yuan