Federico Marcon

Professor of East Asian Studies and History


(609) 258-4274


208 Jones Hall



Federico Marcon is a social historian of ideas. Although his main area of expertise is early modern Japan, Marcon is interested in the interaction of social, intellectual, institutional, and politico-economic dynamics in knowledge production in the early-modern and modern periods as well as self-reflexively in the discipline of history-writing.

Marcon will be c0-teaching a Spring 2025 course with Andrea Capra. He previously taught HUM 335, A Global History of Monsters, in the Fall 2023, Fall 2022 and Fall of 2021.

See full bio on the East Asian Studies website.


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