PhD'18 (US history) University of Chicago

mylee@uchicago.edu

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Research Interests

Transnational history of the American West; nineteenth-century US history; US expansionism and imperialism; history of race and ethnicity; migration and belonging; Asian American history; Pacific world

Dissertation

Circuits of Empire: The California Gold Rush and the Making of America's Pacific

News

—Historians Garner Teaching Prizes
Dissertation Awards for 35 students in 2016–17