Dr. Liang Shi

Dr. Liang Shi

Professor of Chinese

Director, Intensive Chinese Summer Program

Irvin Hall 147
(513) 529-2231

Office Hours

Fall '22 (202310)
Tuesdays: 11:40am-12:55pm
Thursdays: 11:40am-12:55pm
If the above does not meet your schedule or you would like a virtual meeting, email for appointment.
Virtual meetings held via Zoom.



1996 - Ph.D. -  University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Comparative Literature

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Chinese language
  • Literature
  • Film
  • Drama
  • Traditional Chinese fiction
  • Classical Chinese thought
  • Comparative literature
  • Cultural theories
  • Chinese cinema

Courses Taught at Miami

  • CHI 251: Traditional Chinese Literature
  • CHI 252: Modern Chinese Literature in Translation
  • CHI 401: Fourth Year Chinese I
  • CHI 402: Fourth Year Chinese II 

Selected Publications

  • Mirror Rubbing, Lala and Les: Chinese Lesbian Cinema, Lexington Books, 2014
  • Reconstructing the Historical Discourse of Traditional Chinese Fiction, New York: The Edwin Mellen Press, July, 2002