College of Arts and Sciences

Wai-Shun Hung, PhD

  • Wai-Shun Hung, PhD
    PhD, French-Philosophy
    Associate Professor, Philosophy
    Phone: 206-296-5920
    Building/Room: Casey 431



    Ph.D., University of Cambridge, 2001
    B.A., M.A., M.Phil., Chinese University of Hong Kong

    Selected Publications

    “What Is Literature? Revisited: Sartre on the Language of Literature,” Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, vol. 46 (2015), no. 1

    "'No Recipe for the Visible': The Theory of Linear Perspective in Merleau-Ponty's 'Eye and Mind'," Philosophy Today, vol. 57 (2013), no. 2

    "Sartre on Mallarmé and the Language of Literature" (in Chinese), Phenomenology and the Human Sciences, vol. 4 (2010)

    "Maurice Merleau-Ponty," entry in The Literary Encyclopedia (, 2007, 2009

    "Perception and Self-Awareness in Merleau-Ponty," The New Yearbook for Phenomenology and Phenomenological Philosophy, vol.  5 (2005)

    "La Critique de l'intériorité chez Merleau-Ponty: une lecture de la Phénoménologie de la Perception," Les Temps Modernes, No. 599 (1998)

    Michel Foucault, La Pensée du dehors, Chinese translation with introduction and notes (Taipei: Flâneur, 2003, 2006)