Tae Ho Kim

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Cohort Year: 2016
Research Interests: Realism, Modernism, History of Sexuality, Mimesis
Education: B.A. in German literature and cultural history, Columbia University, 2016

Tae Ho joined the department in 2016. His dissertation investigates the relationship between reality and sexuality in German Realism, Modernism, and Neue Sachlichkeit. In particular, the project analyzes how the representation of sexuality functions as the mimesis of social reality and reflection on ethical conduct in the works of Theodor Fontane, Robert Musil, and Irmgard Keun.