Professor Matthew Lau - English

matthew lau portrait

Title: Assistant Professor
Address: Department of English
Humanities Bldg, Room H-416
222-05 56th Avenue
Bayside, NY 11364-1497
Phone: 718.631.5521
Email: mlau@qcc.cuny.edu

Education:
B.M. Music, University of California, Santa Cruz
B.A. Literature, University of California, Santa Cruz
Ph.D. English, The Graduate Center, City University of New York

Scholarship:
My writings have appeared in Comparative Literature, Lana Turner, and on the website Lacan.com. I am working on a book about film music.

Teaching Philosophy:
“Education is not a preparation for life; education is life itself.” – John Dewey

Professional Affiliations:
Modern Language Association
American Comparative Literature Association

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust CenterOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and ArchivesOpens in a new window

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.