HUI Ting Yan Isaac, Prof.

  • 8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun

    Hong Kong

  • 2 Scopus Citations
  • 1 Scopus h-Index
20102021
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Personal profile

Chinese Name

許定欣

Biography

Isaac Hui obtained his BA and PhD from the University of Hong Kong. Before joining Lingnan, he was a tutor in the Department of Comparative Literature at the University of Hong Kong, teaching courses relating to literature and cultural studies. His current research projects examine the use and translation of classical literature (such as Horace, Juvenal and Seneca) in early modern English literature and the English translation of Chinese literature.

Research interests

Early Modern English Literature (especially Ben Jonson and Shakespeare), English Translation of Chinese Literature, Literary and Translation Theory

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Comedy Arts & Humanities
Ben Jonson Arts & Humanities
Tragedy Arts & Humanities
William Shakespeare Arts & Humanities
Hamlet Arts & Humanities
Class Struggle Arts & Humanities
Language Arts & Humanities
Comedies Arts & Humanities

Projects 2015 2021

Research Output 2010 2019

Before translation : displacing Eileen Chang with the works of Shakespeare

HUI, I. T. Y., 30 Jul 2019.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsPresentation

'To what base uses we may return, Horatio!' : Comedy and Class Struggle (4:2)

HUI, I., 31 Oct 2019, The Routledge Comedy Studies Reader. WIKIE, I. (ed.). Routledge, p. 77-85

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsBook ChapterResearchpeer-review

Comedy
Class Struggle
Criticism
Language
Ash

Woody Allen’s Manhattan

HUI, I., 23 May 2019, The Palgrave Encyclopedia of Urban Literary Studies. Tambling, J. (ed.). Springer International Publishing, p. 1-6 Chapter 119-1

Research output: Book Chapters | Papers in Conference ProceedingsEntry for encyclopedia/dictionaryResearchpeer-review

Manhattan
Movies
Comedies
Writer
Stand-up Comedian