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Jungah Kim

Ph.D. Program
  • LAAH 334
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M.A., Sogang University, 2017
B.A., Sogang University, 2015


Jungah Kim is currently a PhD Student at Texas A&M University. She received her MA and BA in English Literature at Sogang University. She is mainly interested in Victorian Literature with an emphasis on women novelists, travel literature, nomadic theory, and posthumanism.

Research Interests

  • 18th and 19th Century British Literature and Culture
  • Gender and Sexuality Studies
  • Transnational Literatures
  • Posthumanism
  • Cosmopolitanism
  • Nomadic Theory


  • “The Pains of the ‘many Dorotheas’ in a Posthuman Middlemarch.” North American Victorian Studies Association Conference, University of Florida, October 2018.
  • “Nomadic narrative in Charlotte Brontë’s Villette.” British Association for Victorian Studies (BAVS) Conference, Bisshop Grosseteste University, August 2017.
  • “Becoming-Minoritarian or Becoming Lucy in Charlotte Brontë’s Villette.” The Victorian and Democratic Imagination Workshop, University of Hong Kong, May 2016.
  • “Who are you, Miss Snowe?: Identification, Nomadic Subjectivity and the Woman Question in Charlotte Brontë’s Villette.” English Language and Literature Association of Korea (ELLAK) International Conference, Busan National University, December 2015.