Jie Gao

Jie (Selina) Gao is an assistant professor of history at Murray State University in Kentucky. A prolific author, she has engaged in the study of modern Chinese history in China, Canada and the United States. Her research interests include popular culture, intellectual history, Sino-foreign relations and women’s studies. 

Books by this author

Saving the Nation through Culture

The Folklore Movement in Republican China

  • Comprehensive study of the Modern Folklore Movement in China. 
  • Offers a fresh understanding of how it emerged and its long-term influence. 
  • Must-read book for scholars of 20th-century China.