Dr. Jooyeon Rhee

Jooyeon Rhee
Lecturer - Department of Asian Studies

Dr. Jooyeon Rhee is currently working on her manuscript, which explores the relationship between gender and literature in colonial Korea. Her research interests include gender and ethnic identity in Korean literature and visual culture, literature of the Korean diaspora in Japan and the US, and Korean crime fiction. She has published journal articles and book chapters on Korean literature and film, Japanese literature and film, and Korean diaspora in Japan. Her most recent publications appear in Sungkyun journal (2015), Acta Koreana (2014), Human Rights and the Arts: Perspectives on Global Asia (Lexington, 2014), Human Rights and the Arts: An Anthology (Lexington, 2014), Directory of World Cinema: South Korea (Intellect, 2013)