Emily Lord Fransee

Research interests

Empire and colonialism; gender and sexuality; race, decolonization, and rights and citizenship; science fiction and speculative fiction; France and the francophone world; Africa and the Atlantic world

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Elisa Jones

Research Interests

Early modern Europe; Old Regime France; citizenship; history of rights; political thought; religion; secularism; war and violence; exile and displacement in Europe and the Atlantic world; cultural history; intellectual history; legal history

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Taeju Kim

Research Interests

United States–East Asia relations, particularly economic modernization, liberal internationalism, and social change in postwar Japan; war memories, nationalism, and human rights; civil society in China, Japan, and Korea, including the politics of nuclear environmentalism, non-proliferation, and energy competition, in the context of postcolonial economic liberalism

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Keyao (Kyle) Pan

Research Interests

Social and cultural history of postwar Japan; transnational history of East Asia; repatriation and migration; war memory; testimonial practices; civilian movements; interpretation and re-interpretation of war legacy; state and civil society; human rights; nationalism and nation building

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Savitri Sedlacek

Research Interests

Twentieth-century American history; United States in the world; human rights and humanitarianism; migration; legal history; international law

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