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Ph.D. Student

Yuqing (Eva) Cao is a Ph.D. student in Comparative Literary Studies with a home department in German and a Mellon Cluster Fellow in the Poetry and Poetics Cluster. Eva's current research interests include Hauntology; Avant-garde movements and art manifestos; Poetry and poetics: Hilde Domin, Roberto Bolaño, Brecht, Luo Fu. Art and literature in the DDR; Prose poem and cross-genre writing; Posthumanism; Biopolitics and biopower in video art; Deleuze and Guattari; Critical theory; Narrative theory; Aesthetics and Politics. Eva received a BA in Comparative Literature and German from Cornell University.

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