Faculty and Staff


Michelle Wang

Telephone: 6513 8185
Email: michelle.wang[at]ntu.edu.sg

Mailing Address

Nanyang Technological University
School of Humanities
48 Nanyan​g Avenue, SHHK-03-57, Singapore 639818

W. Michelle Wang is Assistant Professor of English at the School of Humanities. She received her Ph.D from The Ohio State University and was previously Postdoctoral Fellow at Queen Mary University of London as a recipient of Nanyang Technological University’s HASS International Postdoctoral Scholarship. Her book monograph, Eternalized Fragments: Reclaiming Aesthetics in Contemporary World Fiction, is published in the Cognitive Approaches to Culture series at The Ohio State University Press (2020). She has also published articles in the journal NarrativeReview of Contemporary Fiction, and Journal of Narrative Theory.

Research Interests

Postmodern and contemporary fiction

Aesthetic theory

Narrative theory

Popular culture

East Asian televisual narratives

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Courses Taught

Undergraduate Courses

  • HL 2015 War in Literature and Film
  • HL 3013 Postmodernism
  • HL 4024 Advanced Studies in Contemporary Literature
  • HL 8001 Madness in Literature and Film

Graduate Courses

  • HL 7101 Graduate Seminar in the History of Literary Theory