Christina E. Firpo

Christina Firpo

Associate Professor

Fields

  • Southeast Asian History
  • Women's History

Contact Information



Education

  • Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles Southeast Asian History (2007)
  • M.A., University of California at Los Angeles Southeast Asian History (2002)
  • B.A., The George Washington University History (2000)
     

Research and Teaching interests

  • Southeast Asian History
  • Women's History
  • Vietnamese History
  • History of Prostitution
  • History of Imperialism
  • Digital History
     

Recent Publications

For links to articles, please see The Selected Works of Christina Firpo.

Books

  • Firpo, Christina. "The Uprooted: Race, Children and Imperialism in French Indochina, 1890-1980. Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2016.
    ISBN: 9780824847579 0824847571
     

Articles

Externally Funded Fellowships, Grants and Awards

  • 2014 — The Dutch Royal Society: Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV), Netherlands, Invited Residential Writing Fellowship
  • 2013  International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden, Netherlands, Residential Research Fellowship
  • 2012  American Historical Association, Bernadette Schmitt Research Grant
  • 2012  Center for Khmer Studies, Senior Research Fellowship
  • 2011  National Endowment for the Humanities, Summer Research Stipend
  • 2011  Society for French Historical Studies, Research Grant
  • 2009  American Philosophical Society, Franklin Research Grant
  • 2004  Fulbright-Hays Dissertation Year Fellowship—Vietnam and France
  • 2003  National Security Education Program, David Boren Fellowship
     

Courses Taught

  • HIST 223: Modern World History
  • HIST 303: Seminar - Race, Sex and Orientalism in Colonial Southeast Asia
  • HIST 319: Southeast Asian History
  • HIST 409: The Vietnam War
  • HIST 421: History of Prostitution
  • HIST 423: Vietnamese History
  • HIST 459: Imperialism and Post-Colonial Studies
  • HIST 460: Senior Project
  • HIST 461: Senior Project
  • HIST 505: Imperialism and Post-Colonial Studies
  • HONORS 200: Human Trafficking in Colonial Southeast Asia
     

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