Katharine Tatum

BA in French, The College of Wooster, 2010
MA in Public Policy and Comparative Politics, Université de Montpellier, 2012
General Research Areas
My research focuses on immigration, race & ethnicity, and culture in global comparative perspective.
  • Dissertation: Keeping up with the Jones or the Jungs? Cultural Capital and Standards of Legitimate Taste among Immigrants and Natives in the U.S.


Katharine Tatum and Irene Browne. Forthcoming. "The Best of Both Worlds: One-Up Assimilation Strategies among Middle-Class Immigrants." Poetics.