Proposed Working Paper

“Learning From the Soviet Union: The Development of North Korean Techno-Science and its Relationship to the Soviet Union, 1945-1961” (Expected 2019)

“Personality Cult as Decolonizing Narrative in Early North Korea, 1945-1948” (Expected 2020)


Graduate Thesis

“The Activities and Characteristics of the Soviet Koreans in North Korea, 1945~1950.” (1945~1950년 재북 소련계 조선인의 활동과 성격) Korean History, Seoul National University, 2016.



Andrei Lankov, co-translation with my colleague, on 1950s NK political history (2018)

Dawn Foster, “A Very Political Tragedy.” (2017)

Студенческий потенциал в исторической науке” (2017)

Amanda Taub and Max Fisher, “Why Referendums Aren’t as Democratic as They Seem.” (2016)

The Economist, “North Korea has carried out a fifth nuclear test.” (2016)

Slavoj Zizek, “Could Brexit Breathe New Life into Left-wing Politics?” (2016)

Michael Schwalbe, “Twilight of the Professors,” Counterpunch (2015).

Ho-fung Hung, “Three Views of Local Consciousness in Hong Kong,” Japan Focus 12 (2014).

Samir Amin, “The Return of Fascism in Contemporary Capitalism,” Monthly Review 66 (2014).



The Palgrave Handbook of Women and Gender in Twentieth-Century Russia and the Soviet Union (2018)