Hwisang   Cho

Office: Blair 317
Email: hcho01@wm.edu


Hwisang Cho received his Ph.D. degree in Korean history from Columbia University in 2010. He specializes in the history of reading and writing and the political culture of Korea from the fifteenth to twentieth century. Before coming to William & Mary, he held two postdoctoral fellowships at Harvard and Columbia, and taught East Asian history at Colby College last year. At William & Mary, Dr. Cho will offer survey courses on East Asia and some other courses focusing on Korean history.