LIU, Oiyan 廖藹欣博士
Assistant Professor, Department of History

Ph.D. Cornell University
B.A., M.A. Leiden University
Tel: (852) 3411 2558
Email: oynliu@hkbu.edu.hk
 
RESEARCH FOCUS  

Colonial Southeast Asia – China connections
Race, Ethnicity, and Nationality Studies
The Chinese Diaspora
Imperialism
Maritime Asia
 
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS  
  “Countering ‘Chinese Imperialism’: Sinophobia and Border Protection in the Dutch East Indies,” Indonesia 97 (April 2014): 87-110.
  “Chinese Education Across the Empires: Knowledge, Politics, and Networks between Batavia, Singapore and Nanjing,” in Chapters on Asia (Singapore: National Library Board, March 2014), pp. 132-150.
  “The Educational Movement in the Early Twentieth Century Batavia and Its Connections with Singapore and China,” BiblioAsia, Vol. 6, No. 3 (October 2010): 22-28.
  (Translator) “The Oceanography of the Archipelago”, “Is Opium a Genuine Evil? (1882)”, “Marriage in Minahasa” in Tineke Hellwig and Eric Tagliacozzo (eds.), The Indonesia Reader: History, Culture, Politics (Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2009).
  (Co-author) “The National Archives (Jakarta) and the Writing of Transnational Histories of Indonesia,” in Itinerario: International Journal of the History of European Expansion and Global Interaction 1 (2008): 81-94.