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Dr Yuanyuan Chen

Lecturer in History & Theory of Animation

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Art and Design Research


Room BA-03-020 Belfast BT15 1ED



Yuanyuan Chen teaches animation history and theory at Ulster University. Her research focuses on contemporary Chinese animation, with particular interest in the influence of modernism and postmodernism on Chinese animation after the 1980s. Her broader research interests include animation theory, animation narratives, experimental animation, modernism and postmodernism in cinema, non-fiction animation, verisimilitude and authenticity in animation. Her work has been published in journals, such as Modernism/modernity, Alphaville: Journal of Film and Screen Media.