Education

  • B.A. in Comparative Literature with a minor in German from Rutgers University

Research

  • World War II, in particular, the US Incarceration of Japanese Americans
  • Memory activism and questions of political responsibility
  • Incarceration systems, camps, and states of exception

Field of Interest

Cultural Memory Studies, Trauma, Human Rights, Activism, Migration, Asian American Literature, German Literature, Japanese American Incarceration

Languages

German, Japanese

Teaching

  • Fall 2019: Teaching Assistant, UCLA Cluster Program – “Political Violence in the Modern World”