Dr. Danny Kim
Written by Lily Hart on April 2, 2018
In this episode, we interviewed Dr. Danny Kim. Dr. Kim is a Visiting Assistant Professor at the Department of History, who teaches Korean History. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and was a Fulbright scholar at Seoul National University and Japan Foundation scholar at Waseda University. His work focuses on imperialism, feminism, literature and all forms of international exchange. His teaching areas for the 2017-2018 academic year include a transnational history of Korea through diaspora and the history and debates over the Comfort Women issue. In this episode, we discussed his work, his experience as a PhD student, the importance of language, the process of writing a dissertation and the process of turning that dissertation into a book.
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