"Reading through communication: The impact of social media on the construction of minzu subjectivity in Sibe’s self-led ethnogenesis", IAMCR, Tsinghua University, Jul 4, 2022

"Minzu Subject and Media of Becoming: On the Temporal Structure of Minzu Subject", The 2nd Media Anthropology Research Conference, Dali University, Dali, Yunnan, 2022

Minzu as Technology: The Questions of Ethnic Identity in China. London: Palgrave Macmillan. (Under contract).

Doing Cultural Studies on Technology: Unpacking the Political Ambivalence of Blockchain Technological Rationalisation in China. London: Palgrave Macmillan. (Forthcoming).

Minzu Beyond Signification: A Critical Analysis of the Psychosocial Individuation of Minzu amongst Chinese Sibe in their Self-led Ethnogenesis on WeChat,” Cultural Studies.  (forthcoming). 


“An Emerging Technocracy with Blockchain Technology for Decentralised Politics? The Social Construction of the Consortium Blockchain in China” New Media& Society.(forthcoming).

“A genealogical investigation of Chinese thoughts on minzu (民族)” Asian Studies Review. (forthcoming).

“From Wolf totem to Paths of the soul (冈仁波齐) and Balloon: A emerging conflicted cinematic third space for the construction of minzu in ethnic minority film in China,” Journal of Chinese Cinemas. (forthcoming)

“Virtual Gifting on China’s Live Streaming Platforms: Hijacking the Online Gift Economy,” Chinese Journal of Communication, 12(3), (2019) 340-355. 

"Contextualization: Doing Cultural Studies in the Digital Age", 2021 Young Researcher Leadership Summit, University of Nottingham Ningbo China, Ningbo, July 13, 2021

 “The Concretisation of Blockchain Technology in Chinese Technoliberalist Crypto Space,” The Migration Conference 2021, London, July 8, 2021 

“The Affect of Media Technology on the Discourses of Ethnicity in PRC: From Seventeen Period to the Millennium,” 100 Years of Chinese Film& Screen: Past, Present, and Futures, UNNC, May 14, 2021 

“An Emerging Technocracy with Blockchain Technology for Decentralised Politics? A case of the Appropriation of Blockchain Technology in China ”, IAMCR, Tampere University, Jul 13, 2020

“The Implementation of Blockchain Technology in China,” 15th ITS Asia-Pacific Regional Conference, Bangkok, Oct 29, 2019 

“The Appropriation of the Technology and Concept of Bitcoin in China: What It Facilitates in the Social Level,” New York University Shanghai, Sep 23, 2019

“Online Gifting Practices on China’s Live Streaming Platforms” The Platformization of Chinese Society Conference, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, April 12, 2018

Information and Communication Technology (ICT) and Ethnic Identity Formation in China: The Sibe People and the Concept and Practice of Minzu,” Doctoral thesis, Goldsmiths, University of London, 2018  

“Platformization, Digital capitalism and Live Streaming Technology in China: The rise and the fall of Hanmai Live Streaming Performances in China,” VIRAL/GLOBAL Popular Cultures and Social Media Conference, University of Westminster, London, UK, Sept 13, 2017

“Digital Minzu:  Individuation and Situated Becoming in the Practices of Computer-Mediated Sibe Language,” International Social Media & Society Conference, Goldsmiths, University of London, London, UK, July 12, 2016

 “A Genealogy of Minzu Discourse in China” MeCCSA 2014 Conference, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, UK, Jan 9, 2014


“Rhizomatic Connection and Situated Becoming in Chinese Ethnic Minorities Digital Self-led Ethnogenesis,” MeCCSA-PGN 2012 Conference, University of Loughborough, UK, Sep17, 2012 

“Understanding Ethnic Minority Identity In China: A Case Study on the Ethnic Minority Internet Communities,” Master thesis, Goldsmiths, University of London, 2006