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Jiaxi Shen

Assistant Professor

Jiaxi Shen

Bio

Jiaxi Shen was born and raised in China. She earned a BA in Directing from Communication University of China. After graduation, she had one-year experience producing news and TV shows broadcasted on China Central Television and Phoenix Television. Jiaxi received her MFA in Mass Communication and Media Arts from Southern Illinois University. Her work is presented in a variety of formats and genres; including narrative, experimental and documentary films, installations and new media art; with a focus on cultural differences and social change. Her recent film “Home Video” was screened at the St. Louis International Film Festival. Jiaxi teaches in the electronic media emphasis. Her academic interests include film and video production, film theories, cultural studies and gender studies.

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