Yvette (Yuefan) Wu

Yvette (Yuefan) Wu, 150w


Graduate Student


St. George,


  • BA, Peking University

Yvette is a PhD student in the department. She is interested in philosophical inquiries into trauma, care, and life and death, drawing on the resources of continental philosophy (especially Heidegger and contemporary French phenomenology), East Asian literature and philosophy (with a focus on Watsuji Tetsurō and Miyazawa Kenji), and trans and queer philosophy. Outside of philosophy, she is a maintainer of free and open-source software.

Research Interests:

Continental Philosophy, East Asian Philosophy, Trans and Queer Philosophy