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H. Tiffany Lee

Visiting Assistant Professor

Art History


  2. Phone: (610) 690-2028
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B.A., University of Southern California
M.A., Program in Visual Studies, University of California, Irvine
Ph.D., Stanford University

Areas of Specialization

Asian art
Art and visual culture of modern China and East Asia
History of photography


ARTH001G First Year Seminar: Brought to Life: The Art of Animation in East Asia
ARTH 003 Asian Art: Past and Present
ARTH 028 Replication in Chinese Art
ARTH 037 Modern and Contemporary Chinese Art
ARTH 042 Photography and East Asia
ARTH 049 Document: History and Practice of Photography
ARTH 074 Histories of Photography
ARTH 154 Art of Modern China: Honors Seminar

Please view full course details in the online College Bulletin Course Catalog here.


"'The Number One China-Japan Camera House': Chiyo Yoko Photo Supplies and the Business of Photography in Interwar Shanghai," photographies, vol. 17 no. 1–2: 87–101.

“Between Nation and Curation: The Geopolitics of Photographic Art
Exhibitions in Early Twentieth-Century Shanghai” (in progress).

“One, and the Same: The Photographic Double in Republican China.” In
Portraiture and Early Studio Photography in China and Japan, edited by Luke
Gartlan and Roberta Wue (London: Routledge, 2017).

Review of Francis Terpak and Jeffrey Cody, Brush and Shutter: Early
Photography in China
(Los Angeles: Getty Research Institute, 2011), Trans-
Asia Photography Review 2 no. 1 (Fall