Prof WEI Ling-chia

 Basic Information
Areas of Teaching
Professional Qualifications
Awards and Honours
International Conference Papers
Basic Information
Position: Assistant Professor
Address: Room 118, 1/F, Leung Kau Kui Building, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Educational Qualifications
  • • Ph.D. Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania, 2015
  • • Master of Arts. Graduate Institute of Translation and Interpretation Studies, Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan
  • • Bachelor of Arts. Department of Foreign Languages and Literature, National Chung-Cheng University, Taiwan
Fields of Research
  • • History of Translation
  • • Jesuits' Translation of Chinese Classics
  • • Studies of Translation and Interpreting
Selected Publications

  • Chinese Theology and Translation: The Christianity of the Jesuit Figurists and their Christianized Yijing. Routledge (forthcoming, 2018).
Book Chapter
  • • Wei, Sophie Ling-chia. “Jesuit and Protestant Use of Vernacular Chinese in Accommodation Policy.” Jesuits/Protestants in Asia and the Americas. Brill (forthcoming, 2018).
Journal Article
  • • Wei, Sophie Ling-chia. "The Elements of the Hu 胡Languages in Chinese Transcription in Aṣṭasāhasrikā Prajñāpāramitā." The Journal of History of Ideas in East Asia 11 (Dec, 2016): 425-451.
  • • Wei, Sophie Ling-chia. "Jesuit Figurists' Written Space: Figurist Imitation of Chinese Literati in Their Re-interpretation of The Book of Changes." Translation Spaces 5:2 (Nov, 2016): 271-287
  • • Wei, Sophie Ling-chia. "The Influence of Semantic Transcription on the Sinitic Languages." Sino-Platonic Papers 224 (May, 2012): 73-87