David Roh portrait
  • Professor, English


  • Book talk, Minor Transpacific. Boston University World Languages and Literatures’ New Books Speaker Series, Boston, MA. February 17, 2022 (virtual). Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/17/2022.
  • Book talk, Minor Transpacific. University of Kansas CEAS Global Asia Speaker Series, Lawrence, KS. November 11, 2021. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/11/2021.
  • Book talk, Minor Transpacific. Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/11/2021.
  • “Los Angeles and Osaka are Burning.” University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/13/2020.
  • “Los Angeles and Osaka are Burning.” Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/12/2020.
  • "Against Primordial Asian America: Triangulating American, Japanese, and Korean Fictions." Asian American Studies Lecture Series. Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, October 11, 2018. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/11/2018.
  • “Racializing Time Travel: Empire, Language, and Modernity.” Association for Asian American Studies Conference, San Francisco, CA, March 30, 2018. Conference Paper, Presented, 03/30/2018.
  • “Startup Logic in DH: Performativity and Sustainability” and “What We Teach When We Teach ‘Intro to DH’” Symposium on the Digital Humanities III, Utah State University, Logan, UT, Feb. 24, 2018. Conference Paper, Presented, 02/24/2018.
  • “Triangulating Zainichi and Korean Fictions.” Transnational Borders and Transcultural Boundaries. University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, November 10, 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/10/2017.
  • Co-director, Digital Humanities Utah Symposium, University of Utah, Feb. 10-11, 2017. Other, Presented, 02/10/2017.
  • “Triangulating Zainichi Literature: The American and Japanese Mediating of Korean Bodies.” University of California, San Diego. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/19/2016.
  • “Versioning: Open Sourcing Literary Production.” University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/30/2015.