Graduate Student, Comparative Literature
Jennifer Noji is a PhD student in the Department of Comparative Literature at UCLA. She works in the field of cultural memory studies, and her research interests include human rights, activism, and critical race theory. Her current research examines the mobilization of historical memory—in particular, memory of the Japanese American Incarceration—in present-day activist movements. Additionally, Jennifer is a co-organizer of the UCLA Working Group in Memory Studies, which seeks to bring together faculty and graduate students from across the humanities and social sciences who are interested in the field of cultural memory studies.