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Josie Sohn


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PhD projects

Translation; cultural studies; Korean studies


Research output per year

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Personal profile


Josie Sohn is a Lecturer in Korean Studies. Prior to arriving at Monash, she directed Global Korean Studies at the Catholic University of Korea and was a fellow at the Literature Translation Institute of Korea. She holds a PhD in East Asian Languages and Cultures with a minor in Cinema Studies from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. 

Research area keywords

  • Korean studies
  • Translation
  • Cultural studies


Research Output

  • 2 Article
  • 1 Chapter (Book)
  • 1 Other contribution

An Untold Case of Sherlock Holmes

Sohn, J. Y., 1 Jun 2018, Litro Magazine.

Research output: Other contributionOtherpeer-review

Open Access

Revisiting the developmentalist era mother in 2000s South Korean film: Domesticating maternal excess

Abelmann, N. & Sohn, J. Y., 2013, In : Korean Histories. 3, 2, p. 34-46 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

The Host: Gwoemul

Sohn, J. Y., 2013, Directory of World Cinema: South Korea. Balmain, C. (ed.). Bristol UK: Intellect Ltd, Vol. 20. p. 227-229 3 p. (Directory of World Cinema; vol. 20).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (Book)Researchpeer-review

A Day in the Life of Kubo the Film Critic: (P’yŏngnon’ga Kubo-ssi ŭi iril)

Sohn, J. Y., 2012, In : Azalea: a journal of Korean literature & culture. 5, p. 279-305 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review