Assistant Professor of AnthropologyEmory UniversityCo-Editor, Visual Anthropology ReviewResearchMedia EthnographyRace, Ethnicity, and the Politics of RecognitionRural ModernityCritical Mobility StudiesCollective Memory and Cultural HeritageChina
Book:A Landscape of Travel: The Work of Tourism in Rural Ethnic China(2014, University of Washington Press) in the series Studies on Ethnic Groups in China. For details and reviews, visit the publications page.
Ethnographic Film:农家乐 Peasant Family Happiness, distributed by Berkeley Media. For more information, visit FILMS. 2016 screenings at the Ethnographic Film Festival"Kratovo" (Macedonia), the USC-RAI Festival (Los Angeles), and Cambridge University.
News:From October 2016 to July 2017, I am a Fellow at the Morphomata Center for Advanced Studies, University of Cologne.Further updates on my research,publications, and upcoming talks areon the NEWS page.