Dr. Xiaofei Tu

Language(s) taught

Chinese & Japanese


East Asian literature & philosophy


PhD, (2007) Syracuse University
M.DIV. (2000) Harvard University


Award of the STARTALK grant in 2018 and 2019 by National Security Agency. Co-principal investigator with Dr. Wendy Xie, Professor of Chinese.

Recent Publications

Tu, Xiaofei and Wendy Xie. Japanese Idols Go to China: Cultural Adaptation and Nationalism. Lexington Books, 2022.

Title: Assistant Professor, Chinese and Japanese
Department: Languages, Literatures & Cultures

Email address: Email me

Phone: (828) 262-6649

Office address
LS Dougherty 202 D