Yoo, Ka-eul


KA-EUL YOO is a Ph.D. candidate in the Literature Department at the University of California (UC) in  Santa Cruz. She received her master’s degree in English Literature at Yonsei University in South Korea.  Her primary focus is the way ethnic American writers have dealt with emblematic historical scenes  constitutive of New World modernity and the US imperialism, especially the US Cold War politics in  Asia/Pacific regions, through the lens of illness/disease and Disability Studies (corresponding author: kaeulhanul@gmail.com).