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Ho, Jennifer Professor


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research overview

  • Ho's research interests are in the fields of Asian American literature and culture, multiethnic American literature, contemporary American literature, critical race and ethnicity theory, anti-racism theory and praxis. Two of her current book projects are a breast cancer memoir and a family autobiography that will consider Asian Americans in the global south through the narrative of her maternal family‚Äôs immigration from Hong Kong to Jamaica to North America. In addition to her academic work, Ho is active in community engagement around issues of race and intersectionality, leading workshops on anti-racism and how to talk about race in our current political climate.


  • Asian American cultural studies, critical race theory, narratology, Contemporary ethnic American literature, critical mixed-race studies, intersectionality


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International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)