Feifei Zhan

Key information

BA(SCNU) MA (KCL&Newcastle)
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Thesis title
Physical Pain and Mother-daughter Relationships in Post-1990 Chinese Literature
Internal Supervisors
Dr Cosima Bruno


Feifei Zhan is a PhD student in the Centre of Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies at SOAS. Her current research focuses on women's biological pain and mother-daughter relationships in Chinese literature between 1990-2015. Before she started her PhD, Feifei completed her master's degrees in comparative literature at King's College London with distinction, and in translation and interpreting at Newcastle University. As well as having researching and teaching responsibilities, she has been a practiced translator and conference interpreter for institutions across a wide range of industries.

Research interests

Women's literature; mother-daughter relationship; pop culture; pain and trauma in literature

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