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Graduate Student Profiles

Taoyu Yang

Cohort Year: 2018
B.A., Zhejiang University, China, 2015, History
M.A., University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2017, History

Advisor: Dr. Emily Baum & Dr. Jeffrey Wasserstrom
First Field: Modern Chinese History
Second Field: Colonialism and Empire

Dissertation Topic: Entangled Colonialisms: Multi-Imperial Relations, Spatial Configuration, and Urban Politics in Treaty-Port China, 1860s-1930s