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Dr Tang Ling-Yun

Honorary Assistant Professor

ltang@hku.hk


Biography

Ling-Yun Tang received her PhD in Sociology from Yale University and her BA from Wellesley College. She concentrates on visual arts and urbanization, with a focus on changing practices of artistic production and consumption in reform era Chinese society.

Education

PhD Sociology
Yale University

MPhil Sociology
Yale University

MA Sociology
Yale University

BA Sociology
Wellesley College (Wellesley, USA)

Research interests

Sociology of art
Sociology of culture
Contemporary China
Urbanization
Culture industries
Political sociology

Current research

Commercialization of contemporary art