Graduate Student Bios

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Brenna Yellin
Email: brenna.yellin@rutgers.edu
Current Research: Modern European History, Women’s and Gender

Brenna is third-year PhD student in European and Women's and Gender history. She attended UNC-Chapel Hill, where she received her B.A. in History. Brenna is interested in Modern German History, specifically in how women navigated the German Democratic Republic (GDR, or East Germany) and German Reunification. Brenna also hopes to integrate and utilize oral history in her work.