Wenqing Kang
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 Title: Associate Professor
 Dept: History
 Office: RT 1305
 Phone: 216-875-9688
 Email: W.KANG@csuohio.edu
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. RT 1305, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Education:
Ph.D., History, University of California, Santa Cruz
 
Brief Bio:
Wenqing Kang is an assistant professor in the Department of History. Before arriving at CSU, he taught at the Pacific Lutheran University. He received his B.A. from the Institute of International Relations, Beijing, China, and an M.A. in U.S. History from the University of Denver. He also completed an M.A. from the John W. Draper Interdisciplinary Master's Program in Humanities and Social Thought at New York University before commencing his doctoral studies in Chinese History at the University of California, Santa Cruz. His research interest is history of gender and sexuality in China.

His book "Obsession: Male Same-Sex Relations in China, 1900-1950" was published in April 2009 by Hong Kong University Press. He is currently researching homosexuality in The People's Republic of China.

At Cleveland State University, he teaches Chinese History, History of East Asia, World History, and History of Gender and Sexuality in China.
 
Research Interests:
History of gender and sexuality in China