Jennifer Jay, PhD

Professor, ART History, Classics, & Religion

Contact

Professor, ART History, Classics, & Religion
Email
jennifer.jay@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-3011
Address
2-73 Tory (H.M.) Building
11211 Saskatchewan Drive NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H4

Overview

Research


Ongoing projects

Let Them Have the First and Last Words: The Social History of Eunuchs in China.

History and Drama in Traditional China 

The Myth and Reality of Collecting Human Bones and Repatriating Them to China: Another Part of Chinese Canadian History and Philanthropy, 1860-1949.




Teaching

cultural, intellectual, and political history of Tang, Song, Yuan, modern China

literature of Tang, Song, Yuan, and contemporary China

history and literature of the Chinese in Canada

drama and film studies: China and Taiwan

history of women in China

history of the Chinese philosophy

history of drama in pre-modern China

Chinese Canadian literature

Courses

HIST 383 - The Civilization and Culture of Early China

This course focuses on the formative periods of Chinese civilization from prehistory to circa 600.

Fall Term 2021
HIST 390 - Imperial China from circa 600 to 1911

The institutional and social history of imperial China from the Tang to the Manchu Ch'ing dynasties.

Winter Term 2022

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