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Yuan Ding

Yuan holds a PhD in English from the University of Minnesota (2019). She is the author of “‘Asian Pride Porn’: Neoliberal Multiculturalism and the Narrative of Asian Racial Uplift in Kevin Kwan’s Crazy Rich Asians Trilogy,” forthcoming in the MELUS Journal in 2020, and a contributor to the forthcoming Asian American Literature: An Encyclopedia for Students (Greenwood, 2020). She is currently working on a book project based on her dissertation, “Capitalizing Race: Diasporic Narratives and Global Asia.”