Dr Maria Galikowski

Maria Galikowski

Convenor, Graduate & International Student Adviser, Senior Lecturer (Chinese)

Qualifications: BA (Hons), PhD Leeds

Research Interests

Maria has taught at Oxford University and joined the Department of East Asian Studies in 1992. Her research interests are social and cultural developments in modern and contemporary China. She has published Art and Politics in China, 1949-1984, and is joint author (with Dr Lin Min) of a book on the work of the contemporary writer, Xu Xing and most recently of a book on contemporary Chinese intellectual and cultural discourse.

Recent Publications

  • Beattie, J., Bullen, R., & Galikowski, M. (Eds.) (2019). China in Australasia cultural diplomacy and Chinese arts since the Cold War (1st ed.). Routledge.

  • Galikowski, M. (2019). Contemporary Chinese art. In New Networks: Contemporary Chinese Art and Yang Yongliang: Artificial Wonderland (Exhibition), Dunedin Public Art Gallery, Dunedin, New Zealand.

  • Galikowski, M. (2019). Kiwi dragons in love: The Chinese diaspora and New Zealand interracial screen romance. In A. Zalipour (Ed.), Migrant and Diasporic Film and Filmmaking in New Zealand (pp. 51-69). Singapore: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-981-13-1379-0_3

  • Galikowski, M., Beattie, J., & Bullen, R. (2019). China and the art of cultural diplomacy. In J. Beattie, R. Bullen, & M. Galikowski (Eds.), China in Australasia: Cultural Diplomacy and Chinese Arts since the Cold War (1st ed., pp. 1-17). Routledge.

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Social and cultural development in modern and contemporary China; visual arts.

Contact Details

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Galikowski, Dr Maria 4210 mariag I.3.03B Chinese

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