Shuang Luo is currently a Ph.D. candidate majoring in modern Chinese Literature with minors in Learning, Reading & Culture and Pre-modern Chinese Literature. She received her M.A. in comparative and world literature from Central China Normal University and the other M.A. in English literature from Jackson State University. Her research interests include Chinese intellectuals in modern literature, transnational Chinese cinema, Chinese legends in U.S. children’s literature, and British writers in the 20th century. She is writing her dissertation on Chinese intellectuals’ experiences of exile in the fiction of the “rightist” intellectuals.