The Kellogg Institute for International Studies, part of the University of Notre Dame’s new Keough School of Global Affairs, is an interdisciplinary community of scholars that promotes research, provides educational opportunities, and builds linkages related to democracy and human development.
Bonna Yi is currently researching the formation of modern China through the historical analyses of war data sets and movements. Geographic Information System (GIS) is then used to visually highlight the militaristic expansion of each dynasty. Yi’s independent research is on identity politics. She is interested in how individuals can sustain plural societies by overcoming singular affiliations.
Yi is also involved in the Notre Dame International Security Studies Program.