HUI Ting Yan Isaac, Prof.

  • 8 Castle Peak Road, Tuen Mun

    Hong Kong

  • 2 Scopus Citations
  • 1 Scopus h-Index
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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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Projects 2015 2021

Research Output 2010 2019

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

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The Logic of Translation in Shakespeare’s Comedies and Tragedies

HUI, I., 11 Nov 2018.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsConference Paper (other)Other Conference Paperpeer-review

Translation and genre : the mode of Translation in Shakespeare’s dramatic works

HUI, T. I., 20 Dec 2018.

Research output: Other Conference ContributionsPresentationPresentation

William Shakespeare
Dramatic Works
A Midsummer Night's Dream