Susie Woo

CONTACT INFORMATION

suwoo@fullerton.edu
Voice: 657-278-3625
Fax: 657-278-5820
Dept: 657-278-2441

Cal State University, Fullerton
American Studies
800 N. State College Blvd. GH-313
Fullerton, CA 92831

Susie  Woo, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of American Studies

DEGREES

2009, Ph.D., Yale University

2002, M.A., University of California, Los Angeles

1995, B.A., University of California, Irvine

 

COURSES TAUGHT

AMST 201 Introduction to American Studies

AMST 324 American Immigrant Cultures

AMST 395 California Cultures

AMST 401T Race in American Studies

AMST 445 The Cold War and American Culture

AMST 488 Race, Sex, and American Urban Cultures

AMST 449 American West in Symbol and Myth

AMST 502T Theorizing Race in American Studies

PUBLICATIONS

Framed by War: Korean Children and Women at the Crossroads of U.S. Empire  (New York: New York University Press, November 2019).

“Transpacific Adoption: The Korean War, U.S. Missionaries, and Cold War Liberalism,” in Pacific America: Histories of Transoceanic Crossings, ed. Lon Kurashige (Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2017).

“When Blood Won’t Tell: Integrated Transfusions and Shifting Foundations of Race in 1950s America,” American Studies Journal 55.4 (2017): pp. 5-28. (Winner of the Mid-America American Studies Association Stone-Suderman Prize for best essay in American Studies for 2017.)

“Imagining Kin: Cold War Sentimentalism and the Korean Children’s Choir,” American Quarterly 67:1 (March 2015): pp. 25-53.

 

OFFICE HOURS

Mondays 1–2 pm

Wednesdays 1–2 pm

and by appointment

CURRENT COURSE SCHEDULE

AMST 201: MW 2:30–3:45 pm/HUM-110

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