Assistant Professor of AnthropologyEmory UniversityCo-Editor, Visual Anthropology ReviewResearchChinaVisual Anthropology & Documentary FilmMedia & ModernityRace, Ethnicity, Heritage, and NationalismTourism, Migration, and GlobalizationRural Development
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 my publications page.
Ethnographic Film:农家乐 Peasant Family Happiness, distributed by Berkeley Media. For more information, visit FILMS. A trailer can be viewed on Vimeo. Winner of 2013 Plath Media Award, given by the Society for East Asian Anthropology.
News:From October 2016, I will be a Fellow at the Morphomata Center for Advanced Studies, University of Cologne.More updates on my research,work, and upcoming talks areon the NEWS page.