David Hull

  • Assistant Professor of Chinese Language, Literature, and Culture; Director of the Asian Studies Minor


David Hull


Office Hours

Tuesday and Thursday 10-11am or by appointment


  • B.A., East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2003
  • M.A., East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2006
  • Ph.D., Modern Chinese Literature, University of California, Los Angeles, 2012


“Value in What is Saved and What is Lost: Textology in Mao Dun’s Eclipse.” Frontiers of Literary Studies in China. Vol 10, no. 2 2016.





101: A New China Through Literature


394: Chinese Cinema

394: Stories of the Strange

394: Chinese Literature Through the Ages

Professional Experience


“Mao Dun” in Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism. Trudeau, Lawrence J. ed. Farmington Hills, Mich: Gale, Cengage Learning. Vol 299. 2014.


Novels, Plays:

李静 Li Jing. “鲁迅” Lu Xun (In Progress).  (Under review)

张天翼 Zhang Tianyi. “洋涇浜奇俠” The Pidgin Warrior.  London: Balestier Press (2017).

茅盾Mao Dun. “動搖” Waverings. Hong Kong: Research Centre for Translation, Chinese University of Hong Kong Press. 2014.

Short Stories, Articles, Etc…

李静 Li Jing. “The World Won’t Miss Me As a Critic, I’ll Just Keep Chipping Away at My Scripts” “世界上也不缺我一个批评家,我就磨剧本呗”.  (Accepted for publication in Frontiers of Literary Studies in China)

艾伟 Ai Wei. “菊花之刀” “The Chrysanthemum Blade” Short Fiction from 2000 Anthology (Title Not Confirmed).  Chinese Literature Today Book Series, Oklahoma University Press (Forthcoming).

飞氘 Fei Dao. “魔鬼的头颅” “The Demon’s Head” in The Reincarnated Giant: Chinese Science Fiction in the Twenty-First Century: Taiwan, Hong Kong, and China. Mingwei Song and Ted Huters, Eds. New York: Columbia University Press. 2018.

飞氘Fei Dao. “一个末世的故事” “A Story of the End of the World in The Sound of Salt Forming University of Hawai’I Press. (2016).

艾伟 Ai Wei. “菊花之刀” “The Chrysanthemum Blade” Chinese Literature Today, Vol 4 Number 2, Oklahoma University Press (2014).

茅盾Mao Dun. “動搖 (選)” “Waverings (Selections).” Renditions, 80 (Autumn 2013).

茅盾Mao Dun. “動搖 (選)” “Waverings (Selections).” Renditions, 79 (Spring 2013).

飛氘Fei Dao.  “魔鬼的頭顱” “The Demon’s Head.” Renditions 77/78 (Fall 2012).

茅盾Mao Dun. “動搖 (選)” “Waverings (Selections).” Renditions, 75 (Spring 2011).