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Wen Xu, Dr

Assistant professor at Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Dr Wen Xu is a post-doc researcher in the Faculty of Education at East China Normal University. Her research interests focus on language(s) education and society, socio-cultural studies of education, learner identities, and equity/inequality. Considering the worldwide growing upheaval and scepticism around Chinese language education, she writes extensively on how Chinese literacy can be theorised as a pathway towards equity and upward social mobility for Australian students, especially those from underprivileged backgrounds.

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