Chelsea Wenzhu Xu

Chelsea Wenzhu Xu

Chelsea Wenzhu Xu

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Film and media, popular culture, psychoanalysis, gender and sexuality, transnationalism

Chelsea Wenzhu Xu is a first-year doctoral student in Cultural Studies. She received her Bachelor of Arts from China and her Masters from the University of Rochester. She is interested in how contemporary films and television portray the changing maternal roles and familial structure, and how the apparatus encodes its ideology. Chelsea is currently teaching Global Affairs at George Mason University.

Education

Ocean University of China, English language and literature studies, BA

University of Rochester, English literature studies, MA