Blog Post 1: Assignment Description


  Ethnography, the official research method of anthropology, was developed by Polish anthropologist Bronislaw Malinowski during the second decade of the 20th century. Since then, ethnography has been developed and adapted by many other disciplines. It is used in a wide range of fields from marketing to political science to economics to performance studies. During […]

Project 2 Overview

View WM BNU in a larger map Overview This is the culminating project for the class. Students will work 1-on-1 in a cross-cultural exchange with a Chinese student studying at Beijing Normal University, using film as a medium for discussion and reflection. Based on their own interests, each pair of students will select one American […]

Professor Emily Wilcox

Emily at desk in W&M

Emily Wilcox has been Visiting Assistant Professor of Modern Chinese Studies at the College of William and Mary since Fall, 2011. In addition to Chinese 280, she teaches the Freshman Seminar on Theatre, Dance, and Performance in China, and other courses on modern Chinese literature and cultural studies. Her research interests include Chinese socialist culture, […]