Xie, MingAssociate Professor; Graduate Faculty; Undergraduate Instructor
Jackman Humanities Building, Room 908Email: email@example.comOffice Hours and/or Leave Status:
Thursdays 11 a.m.- 1 p.m. (or by appointment)Teaching and Research Interests
Modernist and twentieth-century poetry and poetics; comparative intercultural theory; hermeneutics and critical theory. Degrees
B.A. (Nanjing), Ph.D. (Cambridge) Publications
(ed.) The Agon of Interpretations: Towards a Critical Intercultural Hermeneutics
. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014. Conditions of Comparison: Reflections on Comparative Intercultural Inquiry
. London and New York: Continuum, 2011. Ezra Pound and the Appropriation of Chinese Poetry
. New York and London: Garland, 1999. Recent Articles & Book Chapters
“Towards a Critical Intercultural Hermeneutics” and “Afterword: Contesting the Real.” The Agon of Interpretations: Towards a Critical Intercultural Hermeneutics
. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2014. 3-19 and 302-307.
“What Does the Comparative Do for Theory?” PMLA
128.3 (2013): 675-682.
“Apersonal Singularity: Writing and Reading in the Work of Two ORIGINAL Poets.” Canadian Review of Comparative Literature
39.4 (2012): 372-393.
“Reactualising the Unfigurable: Difficulty and Resistance in Translating J. H. Prynne.” The Cambridge Quarterly
41.1 (2012): 180-196.
“Harmony in Difference: Tension and Complementarity.” Exploring Humanity: Intercultural Perspectives on Humanism
. Eds. Mihai I. Spariosu and Jörn Rüsen. Göttingen: V & R Unipress, 2012. 181-196.
“Point of View and Epistemological Cosmopolitanism.” Creoles, Diasporas, Cosmopolitanisms
. Ed. David Gallagher. Palo Alto, CA: Academica Press, 2012. 407-426.
“Contexts in Poetic Translation: Iterability, Event, Openness.” Perspectives: Studies in Translatology
19.3 (2011): 205-219.
“Otherwise than Otherness.” The IUP Journal of American Literature
4.2 (2011): 7-27.
“Transvaluing the Global: Translation, Modernity and Hegemonic Discourse.” In Translation, Globalisation and Localisation
. Eds. Wang Ning and Sun Yifeng. Clevedon, UK: Multilingual Matters, 2008. 15-30.
“Trying to Be on Both Sides of the Mirror at Once: I. A. Richards, Multiple Definition, and Comparative Method.” Comparative Literature Studies
44.3 (2007): 279-297.