Mimi Khúc

Author, Disability Scholar 

 

Mimi Khúc, PhD, is a writer, scholar, and teacher of things unwell. She is the 2019-2020 Scholar/Artist/Activist in Residence in Disability Studies at Georgetown University, and the Managing Editor of The Asian American Literary Review. Guest Editor of Open in Emergency: A Special Issue on Asian American Mental Health, an arts and humanities intervention that works to rethink and decolonize Asian American un/wellness, she oversees the Open in Emergency Initiative, a multi-year national project developing mental health arts programming with universities and community spaces. She is currently working on several book projects including a manifesto on contingency in Asian American studies and essays on mental health, the arts, and the university.

TOPICS: Mental Health, Disability Studies, Women & Girls of Color