I am currently teaching as Associate Professor of Chinese at Willamette University.
I was a student at these schools:
I have taught at these schools:
Bryn Mawr College
& Haverford College ; Swarthmore
College ; The College of New
Jersey ; University of California,
Santa Cruz ; Chinese
Summer School at Middlebury
and Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Languages and Literatures at Dartmouth College; and Liaoning
Here are some of my publications:
The Cultural Grounding of the Moon Man Figure in the Folktale “Predestined Wife” (ATU 930). Journal of American Folklore 127 (503): 27-49.
Rites de Passage. In the Theory in Social and Cultural Anthropology: An Encyclopedia. Eds. R. Jon McGee and Richard L. Warms. 2 vols. Sage Publications, Inc. Vol. 2. Pp.702-705.
非物质文化遗产与乡土影视的民族认同情结: 浅谈古琴和古埙的运用(Intangible Cultural Heritage and the National Identity in Rural Movies: About the Application of Guqin and Guxun ). Cultural Heritage (文化遗产) 22 (1): 57-62.
Folk or Lore (民或俗? 二分法的代价).Trans. by Zhang Qian. Proofreader and editor: Juwen Zhang. Journal of Wenzhou University 3:1-8, 2013.
Recovering Meanings Lost in Interpretations of Les Rites de Passage. Western Folklore, 71(2): 119-147, 2012.
The Rites of Passage as a Theoretical Model in Folkloristics. In Folk Culture Research and Conservation (Second Series): Festive Ceremony Volume (民族民间文化研究与保护(第二辑): 节日仪式卷). Ed. Xing, Li. Beijing: Shijie Tushu Chuban Gongsi. 2012. Pp. 23-42.
过渡礼仪 (Gudu Liyi). Translation of Les Rites de Passage by Arnold van Gennep. Reprinted in the Series of Chinese Translations of World Classics (汉译世界学术名著丛书). Beijing: Shangwu Yinshuguan.
Manchu (Manzu) Shaman Songs from Northeast China. Translation and Introduced. In The Columbia Anthology of Chinese Folk and Popular Literature. Eds. Victor H. Mair and Mark Bender. New York: Columbus University Press, 2011. Pp. 184-189.
Special Column Editor. Step out of an Insider Perspective: Interpretation and Reconstruction of Folk Tradition (跨出局内人的眼光: 民俗传统的释义与重构). (Four articles with an Introduction by Juwen Zhang). Journal of Wenzhou University. (China) 24(1): 1-43. 2011
Filmic Folklore and Chinese Cultural Identity (影视民俗与中国文化认同). Translated by Sang Jun. The Journal of Wenzhou University. 2011 24(2): 51-61.
Zhang, Juwen, Yang Li and Ziying You. Jilu Women Ziji(记录我们自己). (Documenting Ourselves. By Sharon Sherman). Translation with an Introduction by Juwen Zhang. Wuhan: China Central Normal University Press.
过渡礼仪 (Guodu Liyi) (Les Rites de Passage. By Arnold van Gennep). Translation with an Introduction. Beijing: The Commercial Press.
美国华裔散居民民俗研究现状与思考(Chinese Diaspora Folklore Studies in the United States).Wenhua Yichan (Cultural Heritage). 2009, 8(3): 101-110. (In Chinese)
传统传承中的有效性与生命力 (Validity and Vitality in the Transmission of Tradition). Journal of Wenzhou University. 2009, 22(5): 12-17. (In Chinese)
Semi-Scholar. An essay by Arnold van Gennep. (pdf file)
过渡礼仪与信仰行为分析 (Rites of Passage and Analysis of Behavior in Belief). In Ritual and Belief (仪式与信仰). Xiaobing Reise-Wang (王霄冰). ed. Beijing: Minzu Chubanshe, 2008. Pp. 130-171. (In Chinese)
迈向民俗学的影视与民俗研究 (Toward a Folkloristic Study of Folklore and Film). Minjian Yanjiu (Folklore Studies). 81(1): 16-31, 2007. (In Chinese)
Wang, Manli. 21 世纪的民俗学 (Folkloristics in the Twenty-First Century, by Alan Dundes).
Chinese Abroad. In The Greenwood Encyclopedia of World Folklore and Folklife. Vol. 4. Edited by William M. Clements. Westport, CT: The Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc. Vol. 2, pp.233-245.
重认“过渡礼仪”模式中的“边缘礼仪” (A Rethinking of the Model of the Rites of Passage). Minjian Wenhua Luntan (Folk Culture Forum) 3(149):25-37, 2006. (In Chinese)
Filmic Folklore and Chinese Cultural Identity. Western Folklore 63-4 (Summer & Fall 2005): 263-80. (Special Issue: Film and Folklore).
Minsuxue Yingshi (Folkloristic Film), Yingshi Minsu (Filmic Folklore). Minjian Wenhua Luntan (Forum on Folk Culture, China) (6):103-4. (In Chinese).
2004. A Translation of the Ancient Chinese 'The Book of Burial (Zang Shu)' by Guo Pu (276-324). Translated with an Introduction. Prefaced by Patricia Ebrey. Lewiston: The Edwin Mellen Press.
1997. "Scholar Objects and Folk Beliefs." In Treasures of the Chinese Scholar. Edited by Fang Jing Pei. New York and Tokyo: Weatherhill. Pp. 23-26.
1998-99. "American Folklore Scholarship at the Dawn of the 21st Century." Guangdong Minsu (Guangdong Folklore; Chinese) 4:33-37 (1998); 1:42-46 (1999).
Created on August 25, 2002. Updated on Nov 20, 2013, by Juwen Zhang (c)