Emily Ming Yao

  • Mellon Interdisciplinary Fellows Program
  • Department of French and Romance Philology, Columbia University
  • Institute for Comparative Literature and Society

Emily Yao is a Doctoral Candidate in the department of French and Romance Philology and the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society. Her research interests include global cinema, queer/feminist studies and film and aesthetic theory. Prior to coming to Columbia, Emily earned her B.A. in Modern History from St. Andrews University, her M.Sc. from the London School of Economics and her M.A. from Yale University.