Anna Jungeun Lee
Ph.D. candidate History and East Asian Languages and Civilizations-HEAL, Harvard University
Anna Jungeun Lee is a Ph.D. candidate in East Asian Languages and Civilizations at Harvard University. Her research focuses on consumerism and the historical construction of economic identity during the Park Chung Hee period in South Korea. She is interested in how large-scale historical economic and political transformations intersects with everyday life, with a focus on shifting economic desires, household behaviors, and gender. Her broader interests include materiality, economic subjectivity, and circulation of money from a global perspective.