International Conferences

  • Chan, L. S. (2018, August). Built-in aimei of dating apps. Paper presented at the 12th International Association for Cultural Studies Crossroads in Cultural Studies Conference, Shanghai, China.
  • Zheng, Y., & Chan, L. S. (2018, June). Framing Gay Marriage in Liberal and Conservative U.S. Newspapers from 2004 to 2016. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research, Eugene, OR. (Honorable Mention for the Best Paper Award in Journalism Research and Education Section)
  • Chan, L. S. (2018, May). Liberating or disciplining? A technofeminist analysis of the use of dating apps among women in urban China. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Chan, L. S. (2018, May). Performing Chinese masculinities on dating apps: Interpretations, self-presentations, and interactions. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Xu, Y., Chan, L. S., & McLaughlin, M. L. (2018, May). Exploring the relationship between familism and the intent to practice safe sex among Chinese women living in the United States: An integrative model of behavioral prediction approach. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Chan, L. S. (2017, November). Ambivalence in networked intimacy: Observations from gay men using mobile dating apps. Paper presented at the annual conference of the National Communication Association, Dallas, TX. (Top 4 Student Paper in Human Communication and Technology Division)
  • Chan, L. S., Sun, Y., Xu, Y., & McLaughlin, M. L. (2017, May). Acculturation to both American and Chinese cultures predicts condom use intent among U.S.-dwelling Chinese/Taiwanese men who have sex with men. Poster presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, San Diego, CA. (Top Poster Award in Health Communication)
  • Chan, L. S. (2017, May). Accumulating social capital and/or sexual networks? Relationships between motives and outcomes of using dating apps in a gay male sample. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, San Diego, CA.
  • Chan, L. S. (2016, June). Predicting the intent to use dating apps to look for romance and sex: Using the integrative model of behavioral prediction. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Fukuoka, Japan.
  • Chan, L. S. (2016, June). Self-presentations on gay networking apps: Comparing American and Chinese guys who meet guys on Jack’d. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Fukuoka, Japan.
  • Chan, L. S. (2015, November). The role of gay identity confusion and outness in romance- and sex-seeking via smartphone networking apps among men who have sex with men: A moderated mediation analysis. Paper presented at the annual conference of the National Communication Association, Las Vegas, NV.
  • Chan, L. S. (2015, May). Emotional duplex of national (de-)branding of China. Poster session presented at the International Communication Association annual conference, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Chan, L. S. (2015, May). The dialectic of creative identity work: Ethnography of a Hong Kong advertising agency. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, San Juan, Puerto Rico. (Top 3 Student Paper in Organizational Communication)
  • Chan, L. S., & Tsang, H. W. E. (2014, May). “Hey, see my body!”: An exploratory study of body display on Facebook. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Seattle, WA.
  • Chan, L. S. (2014, May). Representations of transsexuals in Chinese cinema: Case studies of Kitchen and Whispers and Moans. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Communication Association, Seattle, WA.
  • Chan, L. S. (2013, November). Thirty-five years passed: Where have GLBTQ studies reached? A review of GLBTQ/media studies from 2008 to 2012. Poster session presented at the annual conference of the National Communication Association, Washington, DC.
  • Chan, L. S. (2013, June). Genealogy, discourses, and revival of creativity in the context of advertising industry. Paper presented at the annual conference of the International Association for Media and Communication Research, Dublin, Ireland.