Peer Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters


“The (Im)possibilities of Teaching Asian American Studies.” Teaching Asian America: Pedagogy, Politics, and Practice, Eds. Cathy Schlund-Vials and Jennifer Hayashida. University of Illinois Press. Forthcoming, Fall 2019.


“Eternal Return of the Saline Body: Michael Joo’s Salt Transfer Cycle.” MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the U.S. Vol. 36, Issue 4 (Winter 2011). 335142_10150534485247994_627837993_10699645_209381276_o-1024x733









Under Review


“De/militarised Frontier: The Korean Demilitarised Zone, the American DMZ Border Guard, and US Liberal Empire.” Critical Military Studies. (Invited to revise and resubmit.)

“Safari and Sci Fi Networks: Imperial Visions, Im/perfect Copies, and Asian American Embodiment in Michael Joo’s Michael Joo.” Special Issue: “Network: Arts, City, Culture.” Eds. Kevin Brown and Felipe Cervera. Global Performance Studies Vol. 3, No. 1. (Article invited for submission and development.)

“The Course of U.S. Empire: Militarized Zones and the Korean War.Militarism and Asian American Critique. Ed. Cathy Schlund-Vials. Rutgers University Press. Forthcoming.

Encyclopedia Entries


“Richard Park.” Asian Americans: An Encyclopedia of Social, Cultural, Economic, and Political History, Eds. Edward J.W. Park and Xiaojian Zhao, Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press.


“Bruce Lee” and “Folk Dance and Performance in Korean America,” Encyclopedia of Asian American Folklore, Eds. Jonathan H. X. Lee and Kathleen Nadeau, Santa Barbara: Greenwood Press.

Book Reviews


DMZ Crossing: Performing Emotional Citizenship Along the Korean Border. Suk-Young Kim. New York: Columbia University Press, 2014. In Pacific Affairs (Volume 89, No. 1).


Visual Politics and North Korea: Seeing is Believing. David Shim. New York: Routledge, 2014. In 38 North, US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University (March 4).      

Other Publications


“The Unorthodox Wisdom of Dennis Rodman.” Editorial. Korea Policy Institute: 13 August 2013.