Mire Koikari


Review of Beyond the Shadow of Camptown: Korean Military Brides in America by Ji-Yeon Yuh

Author Biography

Mire Koikari is Associate Professor in Women’s Studies Program at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa. Her research interests include American and Japanese feminisms’ participation in racial, national, and imperial politics in the 19th and 20th centuries. Her most recent research focuses on the post-WWII US occupation of Japan and its alleged “feminist” reform efforts against the backdrop of Cold War gender, racial, and sexual politics.