Jen-Hao Hsu (Walter) is an assistant professor in the Theatre Arts Department at Sun Yat-Sen University in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. He obtained his Ph.D. in Theatre Arts from Cornell University and was a postdoctoral fellow at Shanghai Theatre Academy. His research focuses on modern and contemporary Chinese theatres in relation to issues of modernity. He has published academic papers in first-ranked journals and books in Taiwan, China, Australia and Hong Kong. In addition to academic researches, he is also an active participant in the contemporary theatre scenes across the Taiwan Strait. He has published theatre reviews and journalistic pieces on theatre making in newspapers, magazines and online platforms.