Yin Cai

Cohort Year: 2015
Research Interests: Early Modern China
Education: BA: Kalamazoo College, 2012 MA: University of Chicago, 2014


My research interests encompass material culture, artisanal experience/knowledge, history of science and technology, and gender in early modern China. Particularly, I am interested in the creation and transmission of knowledge, craftsmanship, and political ideals through the social network of production, consumption, and circulation.