Wanning Sun

Wanning Sun is Professor of Media and Cultural Studies at China Research Centre, UTS. Prior to her arrival at UTS, she was with the School of Media, Communication and Creative Arts (from 2000 to 2008) at Curtin University, Western Australia. Wanning was Visiting Professor at Asian and Asian American Studies Program at State University of New York from 2005 to 2006. Wanning now researches and supervises research students in a number of areas, including Chinese media and cultural studies, gender, migration, and social change in contemporary China, and diasporic Chinese media. One of Wanning’s current research interests in the cultural politics of class and inequality, regional media cultures, consumption and everyday life, and grassroots media activism in urban China.