Tanja Eydam is a research assistant in the current AKS Seed Project of Korean Studies at Frankfurt University and a PhD candidate under the supervision of Prof. Yonson Ahn.
She holds a M.A. degree in Literary and Cultural Theory from Eberhard Karls University Tübingen, Germany and a B.A. degree in Empirical Linguistics, Korean Studies and Ethnology at Frankfurt University. During her Bachelor studies, she received a supplementary certificate in Gender studies at the Cornelia Goethe Centrum, Frankfurt. As part of the ERASMUS program she studied Lettres modernes at the Aix-Marseille Université in Aix-en-Provence, France, and Sociology within the framework of the semester abroad program of the Chung-Ang University in Seoul, South Korea.
"So close and yet so far: Globalized Korean-ness in media discourse with migrants" Presentation at the Joint East Asian Studies Conference 2019, University of Edinburgh, September 6, 2019