Po-Hsien Chu

Po-Hsien Chu
Role: 
Teaching Assistant

Bio:

Po-Hsien is a first year PhD student in Theatre and Performance Studies. His research focuses on intercultural theatre and theatrical adaptations in cross-cultural contexts. He also examines the relationship between performance and political activism in everyday life, including street demonstrations and Internet violence.

Education:

MA in Theatre History and Criticism, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA;
MA in English and American Literature, National Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan (R.O.C).

Honors/Awards:

Taiwan (R.O.C.) Government Fellowship for Studying Abroad, 2010

Conference Presentations:

“Performing the Rhythm of the Everyday: Quiara Alegría Hudes’s Water by the Soppnful.” American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR). Baltimore, Nov. 20-23, 2014.