- B.A. in Korean Language and Literature from Yonsei University
Chan Yong Bu is a PhD student studying East Asian cultural studies. His main interest is on Korea, Japan and the United States during Cold War period. He is particularly interested in tracing the influence of cultural projects led by various US institutions. During his stay at Princeton, Chan Yong strongly hopes to enlarge his academic interests to include South East Asian countries in the Cold War period to study the cultural impact of United States-related institutions there as well. He is also immensely interested in Sino-Korean classical literature in the Late Chosun Dynasty, especially those written by foreign envoys and travelers. He received his B.A. in Korean Language and Literature from Yonsei University in 2016 and is currently a Fulbright Graduate Study Awardee.