Prof. Mark Gamsa
Mark Gamsa is professor in the School of History’s Department of East Asian Studies.
He is the author of four books:
two on Russian literature in China, The Chinese Translation of Russian Literature: Three Studies (Brill, 2008) and The Reading of Russian Literature in China: A Moral Example and Manual of Practice (Palgrave Macmillan, 2010);
and two on Northeast China and the Russian emigration, the textbook Manchuria: A Concise History (I.B. Tauris, 2019) and Harbin, City between Russia and China: A Cross-cultural Biography (University of Toronto Press, 2020).
His main academic interests are in cultural and intellectual history, literary history, Chinese-Russian relations and the comparative method.