Rania Huntington

Credentials: Associate Chair; Director of Undergraduate Studies; Professor of Chinese Literature

Email: huntington@wisc.edu

(608) 262-9216

1268 Van Hise Hall

Office Hours: Tuesday, 1:30-2:30; Friday, 10:30-11:30




Areas of Expertise:

Ming and Qing Narrative and Drama, Literature of the Weird and Supernatural, Memory in Literature, Depiction of Women in Literature


Ph.D, Harvard University

Research Interests:

Rania’s current research includes mapping the early 17th century strange tale, the intersections of family history and the strange tale, early 20th century, Chinese literature of the supernatural, and two nineteenth century board games.

Selected Book:

Selected Courses:

First Year Classical Chinese

Survey of Chinese Literature

Topics in Chinese literature: Dream of the Red Chamber (or) Three Kingdoms (or) Journey to the West

Studies in Chinese Fiction: Liaozhai Zhiyi

Studies in Chinese Drama

Seminar in Chinese Literature

Asia Enchanted: Gods, Ghosts, and Monsters (Comm B)