Tung, Larry

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    MS  Columbia University  Journalism  2012 
    MFA  Brooklyn College/CUNY  Television Production  2002 
    BBA  Ming Chuan University  Design  1996 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    Kean University  Assistant Professor (Tenured in 09/2009)  Communication  09/2004-08/2015 
    Long Island Business Institute  Instructor  ESL  08/2002-08/2004 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    CUNY Graduate School of Journalism  Adjunct instructor  Journalism  Fall 2018 
  4. Non Academic Experience


    Place of Employment Title Date
    Freelance  Filmmaker and Journalist  06/2002-present 
    1010 WINS-Radio  News Production Assistant  08/2000-07/2001 
    Taiwan News  Reporter  11/1998-07/2000 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

    Rank Dates
    Assistant Professor  08/2016-present 
    Substitute Assistant Professor  08/2015-08/2016 
  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        Tung L.. "Commodifying Culture and Identify: New York City Chinatown and Tourism." International Journal of New Directions in Humanities. 2 2010: .

        Tung L.. "Rural and Urban Dynamics in Taiwan New Wave Cinema - A Comparative Study of Films by Hou Hsiao-hsien and Edward Yang." Intercultural Communication Studies. 2008: .

        Tung L.. "How is Digital Video Recorder (DVR) Changing the Way We Watch Television." International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society. 2007: .

        Tung L.. "Images of Asian and Asian-Americans on American Television." Intercultural Communication Studies. 2006: .

      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" Fall 2020: Thessaloniki International LGBTIQ Film Festival.

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 09/2020: OUTSOUTH Queer Film Festival.

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 06/2020: Houston Asian American Film Festival.

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 04/2020: Leeds Queer Film Festival.

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 04/2020: Out & Loud- Pune Int'l Queer Film Festiva.

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 03/2020: PRIDE Queer Film Festival (Perth).

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 02/2020: Mardi Gras Film Festival (Sydney).

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 02/2020: Seattle Asian American Film Festiva.

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 01/2020: Pink Life Queerfest (Turkey).

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 12/2019: OMOVIES Film Festival (Italy).

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 10/2019: Everybody's Perfect: Geneva International Queer Film Festival.

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 10/2019: Florence Queer Film Festival.

    "A Big Fat Taiwanese Same-Sex Wedding Banquet" 09/2019: Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.

    "Double Dads and One Queer" 12/2019: OMOVIES Film Festival (Italy).

    "Double Dads and One Queer Teen" 10/2019: Durban Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.

    "Double Dads and One Queer Teen" 10/2019: Florence Queer Film Festiva.

    "Double Dads and One Queer Teen" 10/2019: Q Cinema -Fort Worth Int'l LGBT Film Festival.

    "Double Dads and One Queer Teen" 09/2019: Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.

    "Double Dads and One Queer Teen" 8/2019: Real Desires: Chennai International Queer Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 06/2019: Kashish Mumbai Queer Int'l Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 05/2019: Out & Loud Pune International Queer Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 04/2019: i.P.A.S. Film Festival (Greece).

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 02/2019: Seattle Asian American Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 12/2018: Queer Kampala International Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 11/2018: Seoul Pride Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 09/2018: Palm Springs Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 09/2018: Out on Film- Atlanta LGBT Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 09/2018: Reeling: The Chicago Lesbian and Gay Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 08/2018: Respect Belfast Human Rights Film Festival.

    "Taiwan! Let’s Get Married!" 06/2018: Abhimani Queer Film Festival Sri Lanka.

    "Children of Drum" 08/2018: Respect Belfast Human Rights Film Festival.

    "Children of Drum" 07/2018: Zanzibar International Film Festival.

    "Children of Drum" 02/2018-05/2018: African World Documentary Film Festival.

    "Children of Drum" 04/2018: Afrika Film Festival, Belgium.

    "Children of Drum" 03/2018: RapidLion-The South African International Film Festival.

    "Children of Drum" 11/2017: New York African Diaspora International Film Festival.

    "Honoring the Legacy" 09/2017: Krafta Doc International Art Making Film Festival.

    "Honoring the Legacy" 05/2017: World Arts Film Festival.

    "Coming Full Circle" 05/2017: Translations: Seattle Transgender Film Festival.

    "Coming Full Circle" 04/2017: DisOrient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon.

    "Coming Full Circle" 02/2017: Seattle Asian American Film Festival.

    "Coming Full Circle" 10/2016: Collected Voices Film Festival.

    "Coming Full Circle" 10/2016: Gender Reel Film Festival.

    "Coming Full Circle" 07/2016: New York State International Film Festival.

    "Coming Full Circle" 07/2016: Asian American International Film Festival.

    "Coming Full Circle" 05/2016: Tel Aviv International LGBT Film Festival.

    "Coming Full Circle" 04/2016: Ithaca Pan Asian American Film Festival.

    "Coming Full Circle" 04/2016: New Jersey LGBT Film and Digital Media Festival.

    "From Leonard to Leona" 11/2015: OutReels Film Festival.

    "From Leonard to Leona" 10/2015: NYC Independent Film Festival.

    "From Leonard to Leona" 09/2015: Q! Film Festival, Indonesia.

    "From Leonard to Leona" 06/2015: Art All Night Film Festival.

    "From Leonard to Leona" 04/2015: Boston LGBT Film Festival.

    "From Leonard to Leona" 04/2015: Imperfectu Film and Gender Studies International Festival.

    "From Leonard to Leona" 09/2013: Gender Reel Film Festival.

    "Art Cart: Saving the Legacy" 11/2015: Cape May Film Festival.

    "Art Cart: Saving the Legacy" 06/2015: Albania International Documentary Film Festival.

    "Art Cart: Saving the Legacy" 08/2014: Woodstock Museum Film Festival.

    "Two Moms, Two Dads: LGBT Parenting in the Sin City" 10/2014: Q Cinema: Fort Worth Gay and Lesbian International Film Festival.

    "Two Moms, Two Dads: LGBT Parenting in the Sin City" 10/2014: Serile Filmului Gay International Film Festival.

    "Two Moms, Two Dads: LGBT Parenting in the Sin City" 02/2014: Reel It Out Queer Film Festival.

    "Proud Shanghai" 11/2011: Indianapolis LGBT Film Festival.

    "Proud Shanghai" 05/2011: Boston LGBT Film Festival.

    "Welcome to My Queer Bookstore" 04/2010: Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.

    "Welcome to My Queer Bookstore" 04/2010: London Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.

    "Welcome to My Queer Bookstore" 10/2009: CMJ Film Festival.

    "Welcome to My Queer Bookstore" 10/2009: San Diego Asian Film Festival.

    "Welcome to My Queer Bookstore" 09/2009: Austin Gay and Lesbian Film Festival.

    "Welcome to My Queer Bookstore" 08/2009: Vancouver Queer Film Festival.

    "Welcome to My Queer Bookstore" 06/2009: San Francisco Int’l LGBT Film Festival.

    "Arts and the City" 04/2009: Jersey Shore Film Festival.

    "Arts and the City" 11/2008: Cape May NJ State Film Festival.

    "Envisioning Justice" 08/2010: London Transgender Film Festival.

    "Envisioning Justice" 08/2008: Rhode Island International Film Festival.

    "Envisioning Justice" 06/2008: San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival.

    "Envisioning Justice" 06/2008: New Fest.

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

    First Prize, COVID-19 Category, Trending Taiwan Video Competition: 09/2020.

    Best Director, 9 Film Fest: 05/2019.

    Best Documentary, Ithaca Pan Asian American Film Festival: 04/2016.

    NYC Campaign Coverage Fellowship, The Center for NYC Affairs: 2010.

    Faculty Seminar Fellowship, Academy of Television Arts and Sciences: 2008.

    Vanderbilt University Media Fellowship: 2008.

    Faculty Fellowship, National Association for Television Programming Executives: 2007.

    Faculty Industry Seminar Fellowship, Int’l Television and Radio Society: 2006.

    Best Documentary, “Daughters From China”, Honolulu International Festival: 2005.

  12. Grants-In-Aid

    New York City Council, LGBTQ+ History Project. 2019-2020: $12,000.

    PSC-CUNY Cycle 50, Silent No More: Asian Americans in NY Politics. 2019-2020: $3,500.

    New York City Council, LGBTQ+ Symposium. 2019-2018: $15,000.

    PSC-CUNY Cycle 48, Double Dads and One Queer Teen. 2017-2018: $3,500.

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department

      Coordinator, Speech Communication Program: 09/2018-08/2019.

      Observer, Adjunct faculty teaching: 04/2016-present.

    2. Service to the School

      Faculty Marshal: Commencement 2019.

      Guest Speaker, Prof 101: 2017-2018, 2018-2019.

    3. Service to the College

      Search Committee for Vice President of Enrollment Management and Student Affairs: 05/2020-06/2020.

      LGBTQ Task Force: 09/2019-present.

      Library Committee, Faculty Senate: 09/2019-present.

      Curriculum Committee, Faculty Senate: 09/2019-present.

      Elections Committee, Faculty Senate (Chair): 09/2019-present.

      Common Reader Committee: 12/2016-12/2018.

      Faculty Advisor, Lambda Pi Eta: 03/2016-present.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University

      Judge, CUNY 2020 Asian American Film Festival: 2020.

  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    Jury, CUNY Asian American Film Festival: 06/2020.

    Reviewer, Online Journalism Award, Online News Association: 06/2020.

    Guest speaker, Asian American Queerness class, Hunter College: 02/2020.

    Speaker, Asian American/Asian Research Institute/CUNY: 12/2019.

    Reviewer, Online Journalism Award, Online News Association: 06/2019.

    Guest Speaker, Dayeh University, Taiwan: 01/2019.

    Visiting Scholar, Asian/Pacific/American Institute, New York University: 2018-2019.

    Visiting Professor, Honors College, Nanjing Normal University, China: 06/2018.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
      Course Description
      CT 210  Portrait Documentary 
      CT 240  TV Studio Production 
      CT 201  Foundations in Comm. Tech. 
      CT 490  Internship 
      FA 303  Film History I 
      FA 304  Film History II 
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):

      Mass Media (SPCH 250), Successfully submitted the course for approval for Pathways General Education Requirements.

      Public Communication (SPCH 260), This course explores the theories and practice of communicative approaches used to inform and persuade in business, politics and society. It prepares students for careers using a variety of media to influence public opinion, promote a product, and advocate a cause or advance an organization. We will emphasize the persuasive elements of message design, campaign development and implementation, and audience identification and appeal, with a strong focus on techniques of communication in public relations including creation of press kits, public service announcements and developing public relations campaigns..

      Business and Organizational Communication (SPCH 230), This course explores the growing field of business communication not yet part of the curriculum in the Speech and Theatre Arts discipline. This course presents communication as integral to management strategy and as a critical component for success in the workplace. Students will develop a foundation for designing effective messages from concept to delivery..