Asian Languages and Cultures
Fang-Ru Lin received her M.A. in Drama and Theatre from National Taiwan University and is now a Ph.D. candidate of Asian Languages and Cultures at UCLA. She is currently working on a dissertation that deals with the Japanese colonial theatre in Taiwan around the 1940s, and the subsequent cross-cultural interactions on performing arts between postwar Japan and postcolonial Taiwan. Her research interests include performance theory and intercultural theatre, Japan-Taiwan cultural interactions, and Empire and Postcolonial Studies.