Ph.D. Student Profiles

Ling, Michelle

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  • Research Interests: Critical race theory; feminized labor, digital labor; Asian diasporic politics in the U.S.; queer futurity; the Black radical imagination
  • Education: 2015 Bachelor of Arts/ New York University






Mich Ling is a 3rd year PhD student in WGSS studying the racial, sexual and affective politics of citizenship, U.S. and Japanese settler imperialisms, and social and political movements that shaped the formation of varied interdisciplinary studies in the U.S.. Their work is grounded in cultural analysis, literary analysis, queer theory and historical materialism. They are an active member of RU AAUP-AFT and live in Lenapehoking.