People

Angus Burgin

Angus Burgin

Class of 2002, America Field
Associate Professor of History, Johns Hopkins University

Thesis Title: “Among All these Forces”: Fictions of a Changing Academy... Read more about Angus Burgin

Karen Chee '17

Karen Chee

Class of 2017, American Studies
Comedy writer/performer

Thesis Title: The Ghostly Grotesque: The Revolutionary Satire and Intersectionality of H.T. Tsiang’s The Hanging on Union Square... Read more about Karen Chee

Grace Chen

Grace Chen

Class of 2015, America Field
Medical Student, UC San Diego School of Medicine

Thesis Title: Ambiguous Authenticity and Culinary Connection: Joyce Chen's Chinese Cuisine in Cambridge, Massachussetts, 1949-1982... Read more about Grace Chen

Sally Chen

Sally Chen

Peer Advisor
Class of 2019, Ethnic Studies
Winthrop House

Ask me about: The fight for Ethnic Studies, how to do Asian American Studies at Harvard, joint concentration (Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality), intersectionality, community service and advocacy, queer/WOC/first-gen experiences, and loving food in all its forms.... Read more about Sally Chen

Yena Cho

Yena Cho

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, Modern World
Pforzheimer House

Ask Me About: Deciding between History and Hist & Lit, defining a focused topic of study for the Modern World field, studying Chinese at Harvard, and working for NGOs... Read more about Yena Cho

Jake Cohen

Jake Cohen

Class of 2009, Modern Europe and America
Content Strategy & Marketing Manager, Jazz at Lincoln Center

Thesis Title: Tout va mal: Americanization and the Cinema of Jean-Luc Godard... Read more about Jake Cohen

Naomi Coquillon

Naomi Coquillon

Class of 2002, America Field
Manager, Youth and Teacher Programs, National Museum of American History (Smithsonian)

Thesis Title: The Changing Face of Black Conservatism, 1890-1930... Read more about Naomi Coquillon

Una Corbett

Una Corbett

Peer Advisor
Class of 2020, American Studies
Quincy House

Ask me about: choosing between the social sciences and the humanities, studying women and gender in America, the historiography of women's movements, doing archival research, the Schlesinger Library, citations in Spanish... Read more about Una Corbett