Christine Kim (Co-director)
Christine Kim is Associate Professor of English and Associate Member of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University. Her teaching and research focus on Asian North American literature and theory, diaspora studies, and cultural studies. She is the author of The Minor Intimacies of Race (University of Illinois Press, 2016) and co-editor of Cultural Grammars of Nation, Diaspora and Indigeneity (Wilfrid Laurier UP, 2012). She has contributed chapters to essay collections on Asian Canadian literature and theatre and published articles in Interventions, Mosaic, Studies in Canadian Literature, and Journal of Intercultural Studies. Her current SSHRC-funded research project examines cultural representations of North Korea and Cold War legacies.