Nathan C. Faries

Assistant Professor of Asian Studies


Asian Studies

Roger Williams Hall, Room 311


Roger Williams Hall, Room 311


Dr. Nathan Faries grew up in the Chicago area and has lived and taught in China for some years. He earned his PhD in Comparative Literature at Penn State where he studied issues of religious identity and freedom in Chinese literature. His book, The “Inscrutably Chinese” Church was published in 2010. Dr. Faries and his wife have three children, and the whole family is excited to be joining the Bates community.