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Sean (Song Yeol) Han

Assistant Professor


  • PhD, Princeton University, 2018

Research Areas

  • Asian History


Research Interests

  • 19th– and 20th-Century Korea
  • Intellectual and Cultural History
  • Print Culture
  • Sinographic Literature
  • East Asian Diplomatic History
  • Postcolonial IR
  • Microhistory
  • Historical Memory and Conflict in East Asia

Current Projects

  • “Underdogs Scriptosphere: Sinographic Network and Korean Nationhood, 1860-1945″ (manuscript in preparation)

Selected Publications