Research Projects

  • 2014-2019: Transcoding as Social Practice
  • 2009-2014: Circulation of Knowledge and Social Transformation
  • 2002-2008: Bioethische Diskurse in Südkorea

Research Focus
  • Travelogues, travel literature and conceptions of space in Late Chosŏn
  • Religious contacts in premodern Korea
  • History of knowledge and science
  • Institutional history in premodern Korea
  • Educational history of East Asia
  • Middle Korean texts
  • Buddhist commentary literature
  • Conceptions of language and literature
  • Literature translation
  • Modern poetry