2014 Ph.D.s

Jakobina Arch

Jakobina Arch

Bringing Whales Ashore: Oceans and the Environment of Early Modern Japan, 1600-1900

Joohang (Javier) Cha

Joohang (Javier) Cha

The Civilizing Project in Medieval Korea: Neo-Classicism, Nativism, and Figurations of Power

Jung Ja Choi

Jung Ja Choi

Writing Herself: Resistance, Rebellion, and revolution in Korean Women's Lyric Poetry, 1925-2012

Martin Kroher

Martin Kroher

“With Malice Toward None” to “A House Divided”: The Impact of Changing Perceptions of Ritual and Sincerity on Elite Social Cohesion and Political Culture in...

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Benjamin Levey

Benjamin Levey

Jungar Refugees and the Making of Empire on Qing China's Kazakh Frontier,  1759-1773

Ren-yuan Li

Ren-yuan Li

Making Texts in Chinese Villages: Textual Production in Rural China During the Ming-Qing Period

Max Oidtmann

Max Oidtmann

Between Patron and Priest: Amdo Tibet Under Qing Rule, 1792-1911

Victor Seow

Victor Seow

Carbon Technocracy: East Asian Energy Regimes and the Industrial Modern, 1900-1957

David Shuster

David Shuster

(formerly known as Dmitry Mironenko)
A Jester with Chameleon Faces: Laughter and Comedy in North Korea, 1953-1969

Yang Wei

Yang Wei

Popular Opinion and Public Reasoning: Intellectual Changes and Institutional Innovations in Late Ming China (1580s-1640s)

Jungmin Yoo

Jungmin Yoo

Materiality and Writing: Circulation of Texts, Reading and Reception, and Production of Literature in Late 18th-century Korea

Jennifer Yum

Jennifer Yum

In Sickness and Health: Americans and Psychiatry in Korea, 1950-1962

Yingzhi Zhao

Yingzhi Zhao

Realm of Shadows and Dreams: Theatrical and Fiction in Early Qing Literature