Esther Kim

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Cohort Year: 2022
Research Interests: : North African & Maghrebi Studies, Francophone Studies, Multilingualism, Postcolonialism, Indigeneity
Education: B.A. in Comparative Literature, French & Francophone Studies, and Political Science, Bryn Mawr College, 2022

Before joining the Department of Comparative Literature at the University of Chicago, Esther grew up in Tunisia and received her B.A in Comparative Literature, French & Francophone Studies, and Political Science from Bryn Mawr College. She works across French, Modern Standard Arabic, Tunisian darija, and Korean, with an interest in multilingualism, vernacularism, postcolonialism, and indigeneity (Amazighté) in North Africa/ Maghreb.