Chloe Starr

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Associate Professor Tenure of Asian Christianity and Theology
409 Prospect Street, New Haven, CT 06511

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Chloë Starr joined Yale Divinity School in 2009, and is Associate Professor of Asian Christianity and Theology. She previously taught classical Chinese literature at the universities of Durham, where she was Senior Tutor of St John’s College, and Oxford. She has published on Chinese literature and Chinese theology; recent works include Chinese Theology: Text and Context (2016), a co-edited text book Documenting China (2011); monograph Red-light Novels of the late Qing (Brill, 2007), a co-edited volume The Quest for Gentility in China (Routledge, 2007, 2009) and an edited volume Reading Christian Scriptures in China (Continuum, 2008). She is currently writing a monograph on contemporary Chinese Christian fiction. She holds honorary posts as Adjunct Researcher at the Institute for the Promotion of Chinese Lang. and Culture, Renmin University of China, and as Research Fellow at the Institute of Sino-Christian Studies, Hong Kong. Courses taught include ‘Chinese and Japanese Christian Literature,’ as well as Divinity courses ‘Asian American Theology,’ ‘China Travel Seminar,’ ‘Chinese Protestantism,’ and ‘Introduction to East Asian Theology.’