Staff

Dr. WU Yuemin (Associate Professor)

Dr Wu Yuemin (PhD, MA, BA)

Post Title

Associate Professor

Education

PhD (Zhejiang University ,PRC)
MA (Zhejiang University, PRC)
BA (Jiangxi Normal University, PRC)
Visiting scholar in the Department of Asia Pacific Studies at San Diego State University in 2011.

Areas of Interests

intercultural communications, journalistic English, media criticism, feminism and gender studies, language and culture, communication and culture, comparative journalism,communication studies, teaching Chinese to non-native speakers

Work Experience


1999-present

Associate Professor, School of International Studies, Zhejiang University

1989-1999

Associate Professor, Dept. of English Zhejiang University of Commerce and Industry


1982-1987

Lecturer , Dept. of English   Shangrao Teachers’   College

Teaching

Journalistic English, Language and Culture, College English, Introduction to Language, Description of Modern Chinese , Advanced Analysis of Standard Chinese , Applied Chinese Studies ,Topics in the Study of Chinese Grammar , Modern Media English

Administrative Duties

Party Branch Commissioner

Publication

Journal Articles

  1. Yuemin Wu, A Contrastive Analysis of Chinese and English Allusions and Their Deep Cultural Connotations, Foreign Languages Research, No.5 (Serial No.111), Pages 37-44, 2002.
  2. Yuemin Wu, Non-equivalence between English and Chinese words and intercultural differences, Journal of Zhejiang University (Humanities and Social Science), Volume 33, Number 4, Pages 81-87, 2003.
  3. Yuemin Wu, A Contrastive Study of the Semantic Association and the Pragmatic Analysis of Color Terms in English and Chinese, Journal of Beijing International Studies University, No. 2 (Serial No.120), Pages 23-27, 2004.
  4. Yuemin Wu, A Close Study of the Social-Cultural Reflections of Chinese and English New Words and Their Special Features, Foreign Language Teaching and Culture, No. 1, Pages 25-25, 2005.
  5. Yuemin Wu, On the diction features of Journalistic English, Foreign Languages and Translation, Number 4, Serial No. 51, Pages 25-30, 2006.
  6. Yuemin Wu, A Contrastive Study of English and Chinese Metaphorical Phrases and Intercultural Differences, Foreign Languages Forum, No.1 (Serial No.15), Pages 59-64, 2006.
  7. Yuemin Wu, Decoding of symbols and intercultural differences, Journal of Zhejiang University (Humanities and Social Science), Volume 37, Number 2, Pages 166-173, 2007.
  8. Yuemin Wu, One-hearted as ice in a crystal vaseInformation Center for Social Sciences of Renmin University of China, Number 4,Pages 57-62, 2007.
  9. Yuemin Wu, Deconstruction of feminist media criticism in intercultural context, Journal of Zhejiang University (Humanities and Social Science), Volume 38, Number 4, Pages 109-116, 2008.
  10. Yuemin Wu, The translation of Journalistic English and intercultural awareness,  Shandong Foreign Language Teaching Journal, No.6 (Serial No.127), Pages 96-102, 2008.
  11. Yuemin Wu, Research on the variation and diversity of meanings of signs in intercultural perspective, Journal of Tongji University (Social Science Section), Volume 20, Number 1, Pages 91-97, 2009.
  12. Yuemin Wu, Criticism of technical rationality in visual communication: A subject under discussion from Mcluhan’s Theory of “cool media”, China Media Research, Volume 5, Number 1, Pages 33-40, 2009.
  13. Yuemin Wu, Intercultural Decoding of Female Images in Mass Media,Journal of Anhui Normal University (Humanities and Social Science), Volume 37, Number 6, Pages 723-728, 2009.
  14. Yuemin Wu,The integration of Foucault’s View of the Construction of Discourse and Feminist Media Criticism, China Media Report, Volume 9, Number 1, Pages 34-40, 2010.
  15. Yuemin Wu, Cultural Connotations and Pragmatic Functions of Anglo-Chinese Euphemism, Journal of Yancheng Teachers University (Humanities and Social Science), Volume 30, Number 1, Pages 60-64, 2010.
  16. Yuemin Wu, The Deconstruction of Media Feminine Discourse in Intercultural Context,Journal of Tongji University (Social Science Section), Volume 22, Number 1, Pages 77-83, 2011.
  17. Yuemin Wu, The Intercultural Decoding of Female Images in Politics in Chinese and American Newspapers, Contemporary Communications, Number 1, Pages 17-21, 2011.
  18. Yuemin Wu, Sexism Discourse and Chinese and Western Cultural Discrepancies, Journal of Zhejiang University (Humanities and Social Science), Volume 41, Number 2al Science), Volume 637tern Cultural Discrepancies, Pages 113-120, 2011.
  19. Yuemin Wu, Female Images in Sports News, Journal of South China Normal University (Social Science Edition), Number 3, Pages 19-23, 2012.
  20. Cross-cultural Decoding of Female Images in Fashion Consumption News Reports in Chinese and American Newspapers, Journal of Hunan University (Social Science Edition), Volume 27, Number 4, 2013.

Books Edited, Books Translated, and Teaching Material

  1. Yuemin Wu, Business English Through Reading, Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press, 1995.
  2. Yuemin Wu, TOEFL Words Speeded-up, China Foreign Economy and Trade Press, 1997.
  3. Yuemin Wu, College English, Fudan University Press, 2000.
  4. Yuemin Wu, How to Prepare for College English Test Band 4, Guangxi Science and Technology Press, 2001.
  5. Yuemin Wu, How to Prepare for Graduate Entrance Examination, Guangxi Science and Technology Press, 2001.
  6. Yuemin Wu, How to Prepare for College English Test Band 6, Guangxi Science and Technology Press, 2001.
  7. Yuemin Wu, English Teaching Materials for Postgraduates (student’s book), Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press, 2002.
  8. Yuemin Wu, English Teaching Materials for Postgraduates (teacher’s book), Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press, 2002.
  9. Yuemin Wu, translator, Studio Photography: Essential Skills, Zhejiang Photography Press, 2002.
  10. Yuemin Wu, How to Prepare for CET-6, Zhejiang University Press, 2005.
  11. Yuemin Wu, College English Through Reading, Zhejiang University Press, 2006. Yuemin Wu, College English Through Listening, Zhejiang University Press, 2006.
  12. Yuemin Wu, translator, 500 Digital Video Hints, Tips and Techniques, Zhejiang Photography Press, 2007.
  13. Yuemin Wu, translator, 500 Digital SLR Hints, Tips and Techniques, Zhejiang Photography Press, 2007.
  14. Yuemin Wu, Cross-cultural Research on the Representation of Female Images: A Contrastive Analysis Base on Some Mainstream Chinese and American News papers. ,(monograph,a research grant from Zhejiang Philosophy and Social Science Planning Project), Chinese and Western Publishing House, 2011.
  15. Western News Discourse in Cultural Context, Zhejiang University Press, 2013.
  16. A Contrastive Study of English and Chinese Languages from the Perspective of Cultural Discourse, Zhejiang University Press, 2015


Research Project

research grant award from Zhejiang Philosophy and Social Science Planning Project: Cross-cultural Research on the Representation of female images in Chinese and American news reports, Grant No. 09CGWH007YBB, 2009-2010.

Conference Presentations

《镜中之舞——媒介女性形象塑造的跨文化解读》(第一届“当代中国话语研究”研讨会),Intercultural Decoding of Female Images in Media

Hobbies

Music,film