Grad Students

Lina Chhun



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Email    lchhun@ucla.edu
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Lina Chhun is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Gender Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).  Lina currently holds a Master’s degree in Social Psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz and a Master’s degree in Gender Studies, with a Certificate in Asian American Studies from UCLA. Her research focuses on questions of memory, mediation, narrative, and the production of history in the afterlife of violence, with an attunement to registers/ registerings of historical trauma relating to the Cambodian genocide of 1975-1979.

 

 

Research

Lina Chhun is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Gender Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Lina currently holds a Master’s degree in Social Psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz and a Master’s degree in Gender Studies, with a Certificate in Asian American Studies from UCLA. Her research focuses on questions of memory, mediation, narrative, and the production of history in the afterlife of violence, with an attunement to registers/ registerings of historical trauma relating to the Cambodian genocide of 1975-1979.

Degrees

M.S., Social Psychology (Social Justice emphasis), UC Santa Cruz
B.A., Women and Gender Studies (with Honors), UC Davis
B.S., Psychology (with Honors), UC Davis