About Huijun Mai

Huijun Mai is an Assistant Professor in Medieval Chinese Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles. She teaches and writes on Classical Chinese literature, poetry and literary culture. Her research looks at the intersections of literature and the history of food and horticulture, seeking to give novel accounts of literary cultures across times and social groups by considering non-canonical sources. She is completing a book on the interwoven history of tasting and reading in medieval China.

Huijun Mai is an Assistant Professor in Medieval Chinese Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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