Prof. Ien Ang

Prof. Ien Ang

University of Western Sydney, Australia

Professor of Cultural Studies

Founding Director, Institute for Culture and Society (ICS)

 University of Western Sydney, Australia

Chair, Expert Working Group, Asia Literacy: Language and Beyond

ACOLA Securing Australia's Future Program

  • One of the leaders in cultural studies worldwide, with interdisciplinary work spanning many areas of the humanities and social sciences
  • Her books, including Watching Dallas, Desperately Seeking the Audience and On Not Speaking Chinese – are recognised as classics in the field
  • Her work has been translated into many languages, including Chinese, Japanese, Italian, Turkish, German, Korean, and Spanish
  • Most recent book, co-edited with E Lally and K Anderson, is The Art of Engagement: Culture, Collaboration, Innovation (University of Western Australia Press, 2011)
  • Her innovative interdisciplinary work deals broadly with patterns of cultural flow and exchange in our globalised world, focusing on issues such as:
    • the formation of audiences and publics
    • the politics of identity and difference
    • migration, ethnicity and multiculturalism in Australia and Asia
    • issues of representation in contemporary cultural institutions
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