People

Angus Burgin

Angus Burgin

Class of 2002, Britain and America
Associate Professor of History, Johns Hopkins University

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

Lucyanna Burke

Lucyanna Burke

Class of 2016, Latin American Studies
J.D. Candidate, University of Michigan Law School

Thesis Title: "Sin entregar la lengua": Censorship and the Construction of Narrative in the Caso Padilla... Read more about Lucyanna Burke

Alice Chang

Alice Chang

Peer Adviser
Class of 2022, Modern World
Leverett House

Ask Me About: Why H&L versus just History/other humanities and social sciences. Choosing Modern World. Asian American advocacy on and off campus. Harvard Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion offices and opportunities for fulfilling student employment. Pursuing a Spanish citation at Harvard. Transitioning to Harvard as a First-Gen Low Income student.... Read more about Alice Chang

Karen Chee '17

Karen Chee

Class of 2017, American Studies
Comedian & Writer for Late Night with Seth Meyers

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
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

Class of 2019, Ethnic Studies
Economic Justice Program Manager, Chinese for Affirmative Action

Thesis Title: “Take Root”: Community Formation at the San Francisco Chinatown Branch Public Library 1970s-1990s... Read more about Sally Chen

Yena Cho

Yena Cho

Peer Adviser
Class of 2021, 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

Rocket Claman

Rocket Claman

Peer Adviser
Class of 2021, Modern World
Leverett House

Ask Me About: Choosing Hist and Lit over other concentrations, creative theses, joint concentrations, Theater, Dance and Media, Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality, the performing arts at Harvard, choosing a Modern World topic, theater as a vehicle for social change, transferring houses, balancing academic and extracurricular interests... Read more about Rocket Claman

Jake Cohen

Jake Cohen

Class of 2009, Modern Europe and America
Assistant Director, Jazz at Lincoln Center

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