Profiles in "Korean" Expertise Area

  • Oh works on the cultural connection among East Asian societies, with particular foci on the language and the book.
  • Cho's research fields range from Pre-modern Korean and Chinese literature and culture; Sino-Korean exchange and East Asian comparative literature; performance literature; and oral storytelling and folk literature.
  • Turker teaches courses on Korean language and Korean linguistics as well as general linguistics courses.
  • Oh has developed the curricula for a sequential first-year, second-year, and fourth-year Korean language program as well as the corresponding materials.
  • Kroo is a linguistic anthropologist focused on theorizing the mechanics of social meaning change and future imagining in the context of youth, politics, and climate disaster in Japan and Korea.