Associate Dean, Shanghai
PhD, Columbia University
Andrew Field has a PhD in East Asian Languages and Cultures (Columbia University, 2001). He is an expert in Modern Chinese and East Asian History and is fluent in spoken and written Mandarin Chinese and Japanese. Andrew is the author of three books: Shanghai's Dancing World: Cabaret Culture and Urban Politics 1919-1954 (Hong Kong: Chinese University Press, 2010), Mu Shiying: China's Lost Modernist (Hong Kong University Press, forthcoming), and Shanghai Nightscapes: A Nocturnal Biography of the City, 1912-2012 (University of Chicago Press, forthcoming), and numerous articles on the subject of modern urban culture in China. Andrew has served since 2006 as an Editor of H-ASIA, and is a longstanding member of the Association for Asian Studies.