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Selected Research Experiences: 

1 Current museum anthropology research on Yeats Exhibition in National Library of Ireland

2 Chinese – Irish comparative literature study 2014 – 2015

2 PhD Research on early 20th century Chinese literary languages 2009 – 2014


3 Research on Epic Gesar in Kham and Amdo Tibet. 2008.09 – 2009.09


National University of Ireland, Maynooth 

PhD in Anthropology 2008.09 – 2014.10

Peking University 


B.S. in Ecology (cum laude) 2003.09 – 2007.07

Other Publications

Selected Publications: 

Peng L. “Between Aesthetic and Institutional Realms: the Vitality of Modern Mandarin Chinese Demonstrated by Shen Congwen’s Literature”, Journal of Linguistic Anthropology (under review)

Peng L. 2015. “Ethnicity and Nationhood: A Study of Contemporary Liminality in Ethnography Museum in Western Hunan, China.” Irish Journal of Anthropology (under review).

Peng L. 2015. “Book Review: Caroline Levine, Forms: Whole, Rhythm, Hierarchy, Network. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015 .” Oxford Comparative Criticism and Translation Review, May Issue.

Peng L. 2013. “Book Review: Laura M. Ahearn, Living Language: An Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology, Oxford: Wiley-BlackWell, 2012.” Journal of History and Anthropology 11(1): 168-171.


Peng L. et al, 2011. “Space and Time in Irish Folk Rituals and Traditions.” Chinese Review of Anthropology 19, 186-200.

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