Selected Articles by Kathleen Waller

Freelance Articles 

"Cultural Differences at the (Permeable) Border: What can a ski resort teach us about Ukraine and Russia?" with Medium,April 2022

"Read Less but Read Better" with Better Humans, February 2022

"Joy of the Tome" with A Thousand Lives, March 2022

"The End is Near... / How to make the most of your last few months in a job (even if you hate it)" with Better Humans, March 2022

Other Medium articles

Purdue University's Comparative Literature and Culture

"About Cultural Production: A Book Review Article of New Work by Crowther and Grigorian, Baldwin, and Rigaud-Drayton." CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture 15.4 (2013): <>

"Echoes of Sophocles's Antigone in Auster's Invisible." CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture 13.1 (2011): <>

"Redefinitions of India and Individuality in Adiga's The White Tiger." CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture 14.2 (2012): <>

HKU Published Dissertations

Waller, K. C.. (2015). Immigrant imaginaries in the filmic apartment ellipsis : a study of New York and Hong Kong. (Thesis). University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR. Retrieved from

Waller, K. C.. (2011). Mise-en-abyme in Wayne Wang's New York and Hong Kong films. (Thesis). University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR. Retrieved from

Conference Papers

KCL-HKU Film Research Video Conference, Hong Kong 2013 (“Filmmakers between New York and Hong Kong: Evans Chan and the Filmic Mapping of Doubled Traumas”)

Network for Migration and Culture: Migration, Memory, Place, Copenhagen 2012 (“Migration Identities in the Filmic Apartment Ellipsis”)

Societas Ethicas: Ethics and Migration, Sibiu, Romania 2012 (“New York Immigrants in the Filmic Apartment Ellipsis”)

China Postgraduate Network Conference, Edinburgh 2012 (“Hong Kong Female Migrants in the Filmic Apartment Ellipsis”)

Asian Cinema Studies Conference, Hong Kong 2012 (same as above)

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