Dr. Cheong Soon Gan - Assistant Professor, History - Social Inquiry Department - UW-Superior

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Assistant Professor, History

ph. 715-394-8006
fax. 715-394-8412
office. SWENSON 3083
hours.
W 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
T,TH 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Social Inquiry Department - UW-Superior

Cheong Soon Gan researches the intersection of media, ethnicity, diasporas, nation building, and identity (both personal and group) in post-colonial Malaysia. At UW-Superior, he teaches a broad range of Asian history courses, including Women, Colonialism, and Nationalism in Modern Southeast Asia; Modern India; Re-interrogating the War: A History of 20th Century Vietnam; Pre-Modern East Asia; and Empire in Modern Asia. In the pipeline are courses on Modern China; Samurai: A History of Modern Japan; Asian Diasporas; Islam in Southeast Asia; and History of Food, Identity and Nationalism in Asia.

Currently, he is continuing his research on the impact of propaganda on the everyday lives of Malaysians in the 1960s, as well as embarking on a study of food as an inter-ethnic cultural glue inheterogeneous societies. He is also interested in the presence of Asia in Superior (and the Twin Ports in general) and Southeast Asian-Americans.

Dr. Gan received his Ph.D. and M.A. in History from the University of California, Berkeley and a B.A. (2nd Upper) in English Literature from the University of Malaya. He was previously are porter and editor in Singapore with The Straits Times and its sister papers.

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UW-Superior Schedule of Classes for Gan, Cheong Soon
Fall Semester 2015

Note: Class Schedule information reflects data as of 3/26/15 11:45 AM.

Fall Semester 2015
Class Nbr.Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsClass Sect.CreditsBldg.RoomDaysTimeSeats Open
HIST - HistoryTop of Page
2177HIST 111Modern World History
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0013.00 SWEN1057MWF3:00PM- 3:50PM23 of 23
1642HIST 219History of Premodern East Asia
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09/02/2015 - 12/23/2015
0013.00 SWEN2010TTh10:00AM- 11:15AM23 of 23
1643HIST 219History of Premodern East Asia
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09/02/2015 - 12/23/2015
0023.00 SWEN2010TTh2:30PM- 3:45PM23 of 23
1649HIST 395Modern India
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09/02/2015 - 12/23/2015
0013.00 SWEN1057MWF2:00PM- 2:50PM20 of 20

Note: Class Schedule information reflects data as of 3/26/15 11:45 AM.

UW-Superior Schedule of Classes for Gan, Cheong Soon

Note: Class Schedule information reflects data as of 3/26/15 11:45 AM.

Note: Class Schedule information reflects data as of 3/26/15 11:45 AM.

UW-Superior Schedule of Classes for Gan, Cheong Soon
Spring Semester 2015

Note: Class Schedule information reflects data as of 3/26/15 11:45 AM.

Spring Semester 2015
Class Nbr.Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsClass Sect.CreditsBldg.RoomDaysTimeSeats Open
HIST - HistoryTop of Page
2441HIST 220History of Modern Asia
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0013.00 SWEN1054TTh10:00AM- 11:15AM10 of 28
2442HIST 220History of Modern Asia
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0023.00 SWEN1057TTh2:30PM- 3:45PM9 of 28
2939HIST 385Samurai: Hist Of Modern Japan
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0013.00 SWEN2016MWF1:00PM- 1:50PM6 of 15
2452HIST 497Senior Thesis
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Instructor Consent Required
0013.00 SWEN2010F3:00PM- 5:00PM17 of 30

Note: Class Schedule information reflects data as of 3/26/15 11:45 AM.


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