Michael Bo Tao Wang, Lecturer

Email: michael.wang@csulb.edu
: PSY-205B

Main Courses:

  • Race, Gender & Class
  • Sociology of Popular Culture

Research & Teaching Interests:

  • coloniality and decolonial politics, spatiality, geocriticism and representation, tropicality of the Amazon basin in travel writing, literature and film


  • PhD, Cultural Studies, Claremont Graduate University
  • JD, City University of New York School of Law
  • MA, Sociology, New School for Social Research
  • BA, Philosophy, Loyola Marymount University


  • Last Night in Los Angeles,” “Oh Mississippi Blues,” “Danie Pantelio,” and “The Demons of August,” in After Furgeson, In Solidarity, Portland: Mourning Glory Publishing Portland, 2016.
  • “On the Location of a Distopic Panopticon: The Future of the Google Glass and the Technology of Public Creepshots”, in Humanities and Social Sciences H Net Online, 2015.
  • “A Story of My Youth”, in Going to College in America. Beijing: China Yan Shi Publishing Company, March 2011. Vol.1: 278-297. (written in English and Chinese)
  • “Mimesis 2036: A Review of 2036, directed by Wong Kar Wai”. New York, NY: China Rights Forum, 2005. No. 4: 78-79.