Ms. Sun Meicheng obtained her bachelor’s degree in Philosophy from Nanjing University in 2011 and her master’s degree in Advertising from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2015. She is currently pursuing her doctoral studies in Communication under the supervision of Dr. Liew Kai Khiun and Dr. Lee Sang Joon. Her research interests include transnational popular cultural flows, fandom, social media, and cultural industries.
- Sun, M. (2019, May). GOT7’s Chinese K-Pop Fandom: Mobile Communications and China’s Transnational Popular Culture. Paper presented at the 69th International Communication Association Conference, Washington, D.C., USA.
- Sun, M. (2018, November). The Co-Creation of K-Pop Related Content on Weibo: Comparing Company Accounts, Celebrity Accounts, and Fandom Accounts. Paper presented at the 9th Honors Symposium for Asian Ph.D. students in Communication Research, Seoul, South Korea.
- Sun, M. (2018, July, 2018, June). Revisiting Hallyu 1.0: Korean Pop Music in Mainland China at the Turn of the Century. Paper presented at the 22nd Asian Studies Association of Australia Conference, Sydney, Australia, and the 6th Inter-Asia Popular Music Studies Conference, Beijing, China.
- Sun, M. (2018, May, 2017, July). Intimacy, Barriers, and Identity: Chinese K-pop Tourist Audiences’ Concert Experiences in South Korea. Paper presented at the 68th International Communication Association Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, and the 7th Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Conference, Seoul, South Korea.