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You-Me Park

Women's and Gender Studies Program


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You-Me Park is a teaching professor in the Women's and Gender Studies Program at Georgetown University. Park has taught a class supported through the Berkley Center's Doyle Seminars project. Before coming to Georgetown in 2004, she taught at George Washington University and Bryn Mawr College. You-Me Park co-edited Postcolonial Jane Austen (2000) and a special issue of Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies on US Neoimperialism (2004). Her articles have appeared in Positions: East Asia Cultures Critique, Pre/Text, Interventions, Restoration, and American Literature, as well as in various anthologies and edited volumes. She is presently completing a book-length study titled War on Women: Militarism, Gender, and Human Rights, which rethinks the connections among militaristic ideology, human rights discourse, and contemporary theories of biopolitics and sexual violence. Park holds a B.A. and M.A. from Seoul National University and a Ph.D. from George Washington University.

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