Da Zheng, PhD

Department of English

Phone: 617-573-8223
Fax: 617-305-1744
Email: dzheng@suffolk.edu 
Office: 8046, 8th Floor, 73 Tremont


Fall 2017 Office Hours 

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM Tuesdays & Thursdays


  • PhD, Boston University
  • MA, Boston University
  • MA, Shanghai International Studies University
  • BA, Beijing Language and Culture University

Reseach Interests

  • American literature
  • Asian American literature
  • Popular culture and Chinese diaspora writings

Selected Publications


西行画记 (Biography of Chiang Yee).Beijing: Commercial Press, 2012.

Chiang Yee: The Silent Traveller from the East. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 2010.



也是江州一司马,青衫不为女儿湿 (Significant Roles of Three Women in Chiang Yee's Life and Career) 二十一世纪 (Twenty-First Century). 133 (Oct 2012) 105-15.

Lady Precious Stream, Diaspora Literature, and Cultural Interpretation.” In Eds. Kwok-kan Tam and Kelly Kar-yue Chan. Culture in Translation: Reception of Chinese Literature in Comparative Perspective (Hong Kong: Open University of Hong Kong Press, 2012) 19-32.

“Let Us Remember Fengliu instead of Miseries: Dayou Poems and Chinese Diaspora.” Journal of Transnatioanl American Studies, 4 (1) 2012. http://www.escholarship.org/uc/item/2b9067vd

“Sampan: A Bilingual Bridge.” Chinese Journal of Communication. 2:2 (July 2009) 227-246.

Asian Studies Program

Asian Studies Program

Courses Taught

ENG-217/218 A Survey of American Literature I & II
ENG-123/124 Great Books of World Literature I & II
ENG-355 American Prose 1870-1920
ENG-362 Asian American Literature
Asia in American Literature