Nicolle Marr Bertozzi
Field: Japanese History
Advisors: Gregory Pflugfelder and David Lurie
Nicolle is a PhD student in medieval and early modern Japanese history. Before coming to Columbia, she received her BA in East Asian Languages and Civilizations and English Literature from the University of Chicago (2017). Her research interests include material culture, craft knowledge, the repurposing of objects, and the tea ceremony. She has spent over a year apprenticing with sudare screen artisans in Kyoto and studying tea.