Faculty: Joon Oluchi Lee

Biography

Joon Oluchi Lee was educated in South Korea, Iowa, Virginia and northern California. He is the author of “The Joy of the Castrated Boy.” He has two book projects: rainbowbabywoman, a theory of black femininity, and a book of short stories. He is also lipstickeater.blogspot.com.

Academic Research/Areas of Interest

Feminism and femininity, object theory, performance theory, fiction writing, African-American literature and culture, queer theory.

Joon Oluchi Lee

Joon Lee

Assistant Professor
jlee16@risd.edu
401-454-6584

  • BA, University of Virginia
  • PHD, University of California, Berkeley

Courses
  • LAS-E430
    LIARY: PROSE STUDIO
  • LAS-E101
    LITERATURE SEM: DESIGN IN WORDS
  • LAS-E799
    SEM: LAS OPEN SEMINAR
  • LAS-E375
    THE BODY SHOP
  • LAS-E289
    THINGAMAJIGIRL: OBJECTS, HUMANS, FEMININITY

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