PhD'18 (US history) University of Chicago


Research Interests

Twentieth-century United States; comparative race and ethnicity; women, gender, and sexuality; immigration and diaspora; mixed-race studies


From Picture Brides to War Brides: Race, Gender, and Belonging in the Making of Japanese America


—Writes op-ed for Washington Post on targeting of women immigrants, Mar. 22, 2019
—Discusses Japanese War Brides on C-Span3 (American History TV)
—Cochairs the Interracial Intimacies Symposium at the University of Chicago in Apr. 2018
—Appointed visiting scholar (predoctoral fellow) in history and global studies at MIT