Spencer Lee Lenfield

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Graduate School Student

Spencer Lee-Lenfield is writing a dissertation on translation and adaptation between Korean literature and English literature by Koreans over the past century, including the work of Han Yong-un, Younghill Kang, Richard E. Kim, Yu Hyǒnmok, Theresa Hak Kyung Cha and her family, Kim Hyesoon, and Don Mee Choi. He is also interested in the history and theory of the novel, issues of ethics and literature, classical reception, global modernism, and literary influence. He has written as a reviewer and arts/ideas journalist for websites and magazines including The Chronicle of Higher Education, Guernica, Slate, Public Books, and Harvard Magazine.