Katharine H.S. Moon

Katharine H.S. Moon is Professor of Political Science and the Wasserman Chair in Asian Studies at Wellesley College.  She is a graduate of Smith College and Princeton University. She authored Protesting America: Democracy and the U.S.-Korea Alliance and Sex Among Allies: Military Prostitution in U.S.-Korea Relations and other publications on the U.S. military in Asia, U.S.-East Asia foreign policy, women and gender in international relations, as well as democratization and social movements in Asia.  Moon was named one of the top Asia scholars in the U.S. She served in the Department of State and consults for think tanks, NGOs, and the media.

Edith Stix Wasserman Professor of Asian Studies; Professor of Political Science at Wellesley College

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