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Ziyu Cheng

Ziyu Cheng is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Italian Studies at the University of Toronto. He holds an MA in Italian from the University of International Business and Economics, China, and he participated in a one-year exchange programme in Italy sponsored by the China Scholarship Council (2015-16). His research interests coalesce around the representation of identity, diaspora and transnationalism of the socially marginalized groups in Italian cinema from the 1960s to the present day. He also has a special interest in the exhibition of cinema in art galleries and museums and in the nexus between contemporary art and film studies. He has been an editorial assistant for the Journal of Italian Cinema & Media Studies since 2022.