Professor of Literature, Shenzhen University
Wang Xiaohua is a literature professor at Shenzhen University. He specialises in literary theory and aesthetics, especially eco-criticism and soma-aesthetics. He is the author of ten books, including Depression and Expectation (1998), Philosophy of Individuality (2002), Eco-criticism (2008), The Body Image in the Western Aesthetics (2016), Soma- poetics (2019), and so on. He has been a visiting professor at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Claremont University, University of Central Lancashire, Dong-Eui University, University of Zurich and the University of Macau. He is also the vice-chairman of the Association of China Youth Eco-critics, as well as standing director of the China Association of Literature and Art Study.