Joo-hyeon Oh

2021-2023 Graduate Student Associate; PhD Candidate, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University


Joo-hyeon Oh’s dissertation project examines writings on vital energy (氣), things (物), and the strange (怪) by the 16th-18th centuries late imperial Chinese to reveal a critical mode of thinking about the phenomenal world.

Research Interests: Ming-Qing history; pre-modern Chinese literature