Carlos Rojas

Carlos Rojas

Professor in Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies

External address: 
2204 Erwin Road Room 208, Box 90414, Durham, NC 27708-0414
Internal office address: 
Box 90414, 2204 Erwin Rd., Durham, NC 27708-0414


Carlos Rojas is Professor of Chinese Cultural Studies; Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies; and Arts of the Moving Image, and his research focuses on issues of gender and visuality, corporeality and infection, and nationalism and diaspora studies.

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., Columbia University 2000

  • B.A., Cornell University 1995

Rojas, C. A Unity of Fragments: Fruit Chan and Hong Kong Cinema (In preparation). Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2017.

Rojas, C, and Litzinger, RA. Ghost Protocol Development and Displacement in Global China. Duke University Press Books, August 26, 2016.

The Oxford Handbook of Modern Chinese Literatures. Ed. C Rojas and A Bachner. Oxford University Press, August 2016. (Edited Book)

Ng, KC. Slow Boat to China and Other Stories. Trans. C Rojas. Columbia University Press, March 2016. (Fictional Work)

The Oxford Handbook of Modern Chinese Literatures (Accepted). Ed. C Rojas and A Bachner. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016.

Yan, L. Explosion Chronicles by Yan Lianke. Trans. C Rojas. Grove/Atlantic Press, 2016. (Fictional Work)

Jia, P. The Lantern Bearer by Jia Pingwa (In preparation). Trans. C Rojas. CN Times Books, Inc., 2016.

Rojas, C. Homesickness: Culture, Contagion, and National Transformation in Modern China. Harvard University Press, 2015. (Monograph)

Yan, L. The Four Books by Yan Lianke. Trans. C Rojas. Grove/Atlantic, 2015.