Tingting Hui is a PhD Student at the Centre for the Arts in Society.
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Fields of interest
- Speech act theory
- Politics of performativity
- Migrant literature
- Globalization and interculturality
My current research examines the social, political, and cultural forces that structure people’s responses towards accented speech, and further uses the accent as a focal point to theorize the interrelation between language and body.
2015- Present: Ph.D candidate, LUCAS, Leiden University (supervisors: Prof.dr.E.J. (Ernst) van Alphen, Dr. Yasco Horsman)
2013- 2014: MA Media Studies with a specialization in Comparative Literature and Literary Theory, Leiden University (cum laude)
2008- 2012: BA Teaching Chinese as a Second Language, Northwest University (西北大学)