Kang-yen Chiu

Contact
邱剛彥

E-mail: kchiu@ym.edu.tw / chiukangyen@outlook.com

Personal Website: chiukangyen.com

Address: Room 306, Education Center for Humanities and Social Sciences, National Yang Ming University, No 155, Sec 2, Linong St., Beitou District, Taipei City 112, Taiwan, R.O.C.

 

Education

2008-2012 Ph. D. English Literature, University of Glasgow, UK
2004-2006 M. A. English Literature, University of York, UK
1998-2002 B. A. English and American Literature, National Central University, Taiwan

 

Research Interests

Scottish literature; Walter Scott; British long eighteenth-century literature; colonial and postcolonial literature; world literature; Orientalism; the Subaltern Studies; discourse of hospitality; British historical novel; travel writing; cross-cultural studies; literary translation

 

Selected Publications

Kang-yen, Chiu and Murray Pittock, eds, ‘Sir Walter Scott: His Worlds and His Legacies, A Special Issue Dedicated to the 200th Anniversary of the Publication of Ivanhoe’, The Wenshan Review of Literature and Culture (indexed/abstracted in ESCI, Scopus, EBSCOhost, and THCI Core) Special Issue, Vol. 14 No. 1 (December 2019)

Kang-yen, Chiu, ‘Walter Scott and Hospitality: Theory and Practice’, Scottish Literary Review (A&HCI) Vol. 11, No. 1, 2019 (confirmed for publication)

Kang-yen, Chiu, ‘Empire’s Repository: Walter Scott’s Writing, Collection and Reading of China’ (book chapter) in China and Global Modernity, 1784-1919, edited by William Christie and Qingsheng Tong (Sydney: Sydney University Press, 2018) (confirmed for publication)

邱剛彥。‘“帝國的儲藏室”:司各特的中國相關書寫、收藏及閱讀’ ,《文山評論:文學與文化》(THCI Core) ,2017年12月號,頁89-113。

Kang-yen, Chiu and Coinneach Maclean, ‘Gaelic Scotland and Tourism: A Postcolonial Perspective?’ (Glasgow: Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig 7) (accepted, in press 2017)

Kang-yen, Chiu, Review of Elizabeth A. Bohls, Romantic Literature and Postcolonial Studies (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2013) for BARS (British Association for Romantic Studies) Review, Issue No. 46 (Autumn 2015), 14-16. ISSN: 0964-2447

Kang-yen, Chiu, Review of Walter Scott, Introduction and Notes from the Magnum Opus: Waverley to a Legend of the Wars of Montrose and Introduction and Notes from the Magnum Opus: Ivanhoe to Castle Dangerous, Edinburgh Edition of the Waverley Novels (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2012) (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2009) for BARS (British Association for Romantic Studies) Review, Issue No. 44 (Autumn 2014), 27-28. ISSN: 0964-2447

Kang-yen, Chiu, Review of Richard Hill, Picturing Scotland through the Waverley Novels: Walter Scott and the Origins of the Victorian Illustrated Novel (Surrey: Ashgate, 2010) for BARS (British Association for Romantic Studies) Bulletin and Review, Issue No. 41 (2012), 38-39. ISSN: 0964-2447

Kang-yen, Chiu, ‘Reading the Subaltern in the Waverley Novels’, in Bonds and Borders: Identity, Imagination and Transformation in Literature, ed. by Rebecca DeWald and Dorette Sobolewski (Newcastle-upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2011), pp. 9-18. ISBN (10): 1-4438-2953-6

Kang-yen, Chiu, Review of Walter Scott, The Talisman and The Betrothed, Edinburgh Edition of the Waverley Novels (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2009) for BARS (British Association for Romantic Studies) Bulletin and Review, Issue No. 39 (2011), 29-30. ISSN: 0964-2447

Kang-yen, Chiu, ‘Orientalism, Hospitality and Empire in The Talisman’, in Founder to Shore: Cross-currents in Irish and Scottish Studies, ed. by Shane Alcobia-Murphy, Lindsay Milligan and Dan Wall (Aberdeen: AHRC [Arts & Humanities Research Council] Centre for Irish and Scottish Studies, 2010), pp. 55-64. ISBN: 978-1-906108-15-1

Kang-yen, Chiu, Review of Walter Scott, The Shorter Fiction, Edinburgh Edition of the Waverley Novels (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2009) for BARS (British Association for Romantic Studies) Bulletin and Review, Issue No. 37 (2010), 44-45. ISSN: 0964-2447

 

Teaching Interests

  • Walter Scott Studies
  • British Historical Novel
  • Travel Writing and the Empire, 1700-1900
  • Introduction to the Eighteenth-Century Novel
  • British Romantic Poetry, 1785-1830
  • Advanced English Listening & Speaking Training