Evyn Lê Espiritu Gandhi

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Evyn Lê Espiritu Gandhi is an assistant professor of Asian American Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles (Tovaangar).  She is the author of Archipelago of Resettlement: Vietnamese Refugee Settlers and Decolonization across Guam and Israel-Palestine (University of California Press, 2022), which will be published open-access on April 19.  Her work engages critical refugee studies, settler colonial studies, Indigenous studies, and transpacific studies.  She is currently working on two projects: The Routledge Handbook of Refugee Narratives, co-edited with Vinh Nguyen, as well as a second book project tentatively entitled Revisiting the Southern Question: South Korea, South Vietnam, and the US South.  Dr. Gandhi hosts a podcast, Distorted Footprints, through her Critical Refugee Studies class.