Dorothy Kim

Dorothy Kim

Dorothy Kim is an Assistant Professor of English at Vassar College. She is a medievalist, digital humanist, and feminist. She has been a Fulbright Fellow, a Ford Foundation Fellow, a Frankel Fellow at the University of Michigan. She has been awarded grants from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada, and the Mellon Foundation. She is a Korean American who grew up in Los Angeles in and around Koreatown.


Prints of multiple hashtag symbols on a concrete street.


Feminist Killjoys, #TwitterPanic, And AAPI Feminist Digital Disruption

Scan of a vintage photo of Henry Ford riding in a Model-T car, which is emblazoned Fifteen Millionth Car.

The #TwitterEthics Manifesto

You don’t need to speak for us -- we are talking.

The memorial statue in Glendale.

Gawking At Rape Culture

We Are Not Your Clickbait.