School of Journalism and Communication, CUHK - ISMANGIL, Milan Sander

ISMANGIL, Milan Sander

ISMANGIL, Milan Sander, Ph.D. Candidate 


University Attended: 

B.A. in Musicology, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

M.A. in Asian Studies Focusing on China, Leiden University, UK

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Research Interests:

Normalization, Representation, Everyday, (popular) culture, Change, Ideology, narratives, the normal

Academic Publications:

Ismangil, M. (2019). Subversive nationalism through memes: A Dota 2 case study. Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism (forthcoming)

Ismangil, M. (2018). (Re)creating the Nation Online: Nationalism in Chinese Dota 2. Fandom. Asiascape: Digital Asia, 5(3), 198–224.


General Publications:

Ismangil, M. (2019). Nederland wees solidair met de actievoerders in Hong Kong. Volkskrant.

Ismangil, M. (2018) China’s country music: China Wind. The Newsletter. International Institute for Asian Studies. 81: 10-11.


Participation in Conferences:

Paper ‘Dry Foreign Fish 干外国鱼: Normalizing nationalistic discourse in the Chinese Dota 2 community’ at the Rombouts-Shilin Graduate Conference