Nicholas Zeller

nzeller@wisc.edu

Advisor:
Viren Murthy

MA Title:
"Rethinking Capital in Development Studies: Bhumibol and Ubol Ratana Dams, The Birth of Hydropower in Thailand"

Working Dissertation Title:
"National Liberation, Global Revolution: China, Thailand, and the Maoist International Project"

Research Interests:
Critical Theory, Global Capital, Marxism Studies, Maoism Studies, Transnational Asia, East Asian Philosophy, Southeast Asian Philosophy, Western Philosophy. My work is on interpretations of Marxism in China and Thailand. I am interested in how each nation's specific experience of global capital generated moments of similarity and divergence as well as limitations in their respective critiques.

Grad