Associate Professor Ari Heinrich

PhD (University of California, Berkeley); MA (Harvard University)
ARC Future Fellow

A18 - Brennan MacCallum Building
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 9036 7025

Biographical details

Ari Larissa Heinrich received the Master's degree in Chinese Literature from Harvard University in 1995, and the Ph.D. in Chinese Studies from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2002. He has received fellowships, research support, and publication subsidies from the Australian Research Council, the Fulbright-Hays Program, the Australian Academy of the Humanities, the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation, the Association for Asian Studies, and others.

Research interests

Heinrich’s research interests include literary and cultural figurings of science and medicine; cultural notions of authenticity, copyright, replication, and reproduction; the use of visual culture in literary studies; science fiction and utopian imaginings; and global queer cultures.

Current projects

Heinrich is working on a manuscript tentatively titled Necromimesis, Chinese Surplus.

Selected grants

2012

  • Souvenirs of the Organ Trade: The New Medical Body in Contemporary Chinese Imaginaries; Heinrich L; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Future Fellowships (FT).

Selected publications & creative works

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Edited Books

  • Chiang, H., Heinrich, L. (2014). Queer Sinophone Cultures. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

Book Chapters

  • Heinrich, L. (2014). "A volatile alliance" Queer Sinophone synergies across literature, film and culture. In Howard Chiang, Ari Larissa Heinrich (Eds.), Queer Sinophone Cultures, (pp. 36-62). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.
  • Hee, W., Heinrich, L. (2014). Desire against the grain: Transgender consciousness and Sinophonicity in the films of Yasmin Ahmad. In Howard Chiang, Ari Larissa Heinrich (Eds.), Queer Sinophone Cultures, (pp. 386-430). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.
  • Heinrich, L. (2013). Dissection in China. In TJ Hinrichs and Linda L. Barnes (Eds.), Chinese Medicine and Healing: An Illustrated History. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
  • Heinrich, L. (2012). Begin Anywhere: Transgender and Transgenre Desire in Qiu Miaojin's Last Words from Montmartre. In Howard Chiang (Eds.), Transgender China, (pp. 161-181). New York, USA: Palgrave Macmillan.

Journals

  • Heinrich, L. (2013). Zoology, Celibacy, and the Heterosexual Imperative: Notes on Teaching Lu Xun’s “Loner�? as a Queer Text. Frontiers of Literary Studies in China, 7(3), 441-458. [More Information]

Other Works

  • Heinrich, L. (2014). Last Words From Montmartre, (pp. 1 - 161). New York, United States of America: New York Review Books.

2014

  • Heinrich, L. (2014). Last Words From Montmartre, (pp. 1 - 161). New York, United States of America: New York Review Books.
  • Heinrich, L. (2014). "A volatile alliance" Queer Sinophone synergies across literature, film and culture. In Howard Chiang, Ari Larissa Heinrich (Eds.), Queer Sinophone Cultures, (pp. 36-62). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.
  • Hee, W., Heinrich, L. (2014). Desire against the grain: Transgender consciousness and Sinophonicity in the films of Yasmin Ahmad. In Howard Chiang, Ari Larissa Heinrich (Eds.), Queer Sinophone Cultures, (pp. 386-430). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.
  • Chiang, H., Heinrich, L. (2014). Queer Sinophone Cultures. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

2013

  • Heinrich, L. (2013). Dissection in China. In TJ Hinrichs and Linda L. Barnes (Eds.), Chinese Medicine and Healing: An Illustrated History. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
  • Heinrich, L. (2013). Zoology, Celibacy, and the Heterosexual Imperative: Notes on Teaching Lu Xun’s “Loner�? as a Queer Text. Frontiers of Literary Studies in China, 7(3), 441-458. [More Information]

2012

  • Heinrich, L. (2012). Begin Anywhere: Transgender and Transgenre Desire in Qiu Miaojin's Last Words from Montmartre. In Howard Chiang (Eds.), Transgender China, (pp. 161-181). New York, USA: Palgrave Macmillan.

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