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Prof ERNI , John Nguyet

Prof ERNI , John Nguyet

Dean(HM) / Faculty of Humanities
Chair Professor

Scholarly Books, Monographs and Chapters


  • Erni, J. N. & Striphas, T. (Eds.) (2022). The Cultural Politics of COVID-19. New York & London: Routledge.

  • Erni, J.N. (2022). Color Charts: A Cultural Chronicle of Non-Chinese Ethnic Images in Hong Kong Cinema. In M. Hjort & T. Nannicelli (Eds.), A Companion to Motion Pictures and Public Value (357-381). Massachussetts: Wiley Blackwell

  • Erni, John N. & Striphas, Ted (Editors) (2022).  The Cultural Politics of COVID-19. New York & London: Routledge.   423 pages.

  • Erni, John N. (2019). Law and Cultural Studies: A Critical Rearticulation of Human Rights.  New York & London: Routledge.   232 pages. Refereed.  

  • Erni, John N. (Ed.) (2017).  Visuality, Emotions, and Minority Culture: Feeling Ethnic.  Heidelberg: Springer.  In the “Humanities in Asia” series.  164 pages. Refereed. 

  • Erni, John N. and Leung, Lisa (2014).  Understanding South Asian Minorities in Hong Kong.  Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press.  237 pages.  Refereed.
    * Translated into Chinese edition, published by Chung Hwa Publishing, 2016.
    陳錦榮, 梁旭明《認識香港南亞少數族裔》香港:中華書局(香港)有限公司, 2016.  273 pages.

  • Erni, John N. (Ed.) (2011).  Cultural Studies of Rights: Critical Articulations.  New York & London: Routledge.  136 pages.  Refereed. 

  • Abbas, Ackbar & Erni, John N. (Eds.) (2005).  Internationalizing Cultural Studies: An Anthology.  Oxford, UK; Malden, Mass.; Victoria, Australia: Blackwell Publishing Ltd.  685 pages.  Refereed.
    * Translated into Chinese edition, published by Peking University Press, June 2006.
    《國際文化研究選集》北京大學出版社, 2006. 

Selected Journal Publications (2019-2022)

  • Erni, John N. (2022). " Discerning the Human Rights Museum," European Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences, 2(4): 1-9 DOI: 10.24018/ejsocial.2022.2.4.275.

  • Erni, John N. & Zhang, Yin (2022). "Wild Hopes: Scurcing the Political Vocabulary of Digital Citizenship from the LIHKG Forum," in a Specal Issue on "Digital Citizenship in Asia" (co-edited by Audrey Yue and Annisa Beta), Internatonal Communication Gazette, 84(4): 349-375. DOI: 10.1177/17480485221094123

  • Erni, John N. (2021). "How do We Inhabit Openness?: Rethinking Volunteerism in the Context of Whole Person Education, "European Journal of Humanities & Social Sciences, 1(4): 72-79. DOI:

  • Erni, John N. & Striphas, Ted (2021). "COVID-19, the Multiplier." Special issue on 'The Cultural Politics of COVID-19," Cultural Studies, 35(2-3): 211-237.

  • Erni, John N. (2021). "Is Ethnic Cultural Participation the Answer?: A Cultural Capacity Analysis," Situations: Cultural Studies in the Asian Context, 14(1): 1-33.

  • Erni, John N. (2021). "Toward a Juris-cultural Studies of Human Rights," in the Special issue on "Law as/and Cultural: Reconfiguring Human Rights and Justice,: IAFOR Journal of Cultural Studies, 6: 3-14.

  • Martin, Fran, Erni, John N. Yue, Audrey (2019). "(Im)mobile Precarity in the Asia-Pacific," Cultural Studies, 33(6): 895-914, DOI: 10.1080/09502386.2019.1660690

  • Erni, John N. & Leung, Daren (2019). "The Dilemma of Mobility: On the Question of Youth Voluntourism in Times of Precarity," Cultural Studies, 33(6): 915-943. DOI: 10.1080/09502386.1660691