Events

    2011 Dec 02

    Historical Reconciliation in East Asia: Working Together to Resolve Conflicts

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Center for European Studies, Lower Level Conference Room, 27 Kirkland Street at Cabot Way, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02130, United States


    Jae-jeong Chung
    , President, Northeast Asian History Foundation
    Chaired by Sun Joo Kim, Harvard-Yenching Professor of Korean History, Director of Korea Institute, Harvard University
    Contact Person: Mark Byington

    Sponsored by: Northeast...

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    2011 Nov 28

    "Like a Virgin" (2006) // directed by Hae-jun Lee and Hae-yeong Lee

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Porté Seminar Room (S250), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Korean Cinematheque: Male Affections: Re-Gendering Korean Masculinity

    People Involved:
    Introduction by Dima David Mironenko-Hubbs, Ph.D. Candidate in East Asian Languages & Civilizations, Harvard University
    Discussant: David Pendleton,...

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    2011 Nov 14

    "Road Movie" (2002) // directed by In-sik Kim

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Porté Seminar Room (S250), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Korean Cinematheque: Male Affections: Re-Gendering Korean Masculinity

    People Involved:
    Curated by Dima David Mironenko-Hubbs, Ph.D. Candidate in East Asian Languages & Civilizations, Harvard University
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young...

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    2011 Nov 12

    SamulNori Lecture/Demonstration

    1:00pm to 2:30pm

    Location: 

    Holden Chapel, Harvard Yard, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    People Involved:
    Samul Nori (Korean Percussion and Dance Troupe)
    Katherine Lee, Ph.D. Candidate in Ethnomusicology, Harvard University
    Contact Person: Katherine Lee

    2011 Nov 11

    SamulNori Performance

    8:00pm to 9:30pm

    Location: 

    Sanders Theater, Harvard University, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    People Involved: 

    SamulNori (Korean Percussion and Dance Troupe)
    Presenter: World Music
    Contact Person: World Music/CRASHarts
    Contact Email: info@WorldMusic.org
    Contact Phone: 617-876-4275

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    2011 Nov 08

    The Rise of China and India: Challenges for Japanese Foreign Policy

    12:30pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Conference Room (K262), CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations seminar - Co-sponsored by the Korea Institute

     

    People Involved:
    Yanghyeon Jo, Associate Professor, Department of Asia and Pacific Studies, and Director of Center for Diplomatic History Studies, the Institute of...

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    2011 Nov 07

    Class, Gender, and Culture: Complex Issues of Religious Identity in Contemporary Korea

    5:15pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    Common Room, Center for the Study of World Religions, 42 Francis Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

    Religious Identities in Asia Seminar Series - Co-sponsored by the Korea Institute, Center for the Study of World Religions and Asian Center

    People Involved:
    Judith Berling, Professor of Chinese and Comparative Religions, Graduate Theological Union
    Sophia Park...

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    2011 Nov 07

    From Liberation to Occupation: Race, Modernity, and Redemption in the U.S. Occupation of Korea

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Basement Conference Room, Robinson Hall, 35 Quincy Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Workshop on the Politics of Knowledge in Universities and the State - Co-sponsored by the Korea Insitute

    People Involved:
    Kornel Chang, Assistant Professor, Rutgers University
    Additional Sponsors: Warren Center, Kim Koo Foundation
     

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    2011 Nov 04

    East Asian Development and Human Security Workshop: Peace and Development in Post-Conflict Society

    9:00am to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Thomas Chan-Soo Kang Room (S050), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Co-sponsored by the Asia Center, Ewha Womans University, KAIDEC

    Contact Person: Peter Kwon

    Sponsored by: Kim Koo Foundation

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    2011 Oct 26

    The King Kwanggaet'o Stele and Koguryŏ History

    2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Thomas Chan-Soo Kang Room (S050), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Early Korea Project - Lectures on Early Korea

    A lecture by Dr. Kim Hyun Sook of the Northeast Asian History Foundation, Seoul

    People Involved:
    Dr. Kim Hyun Sook (Northeast Asian History Foundation)
    Contact Person: Mark Byington...

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    2011 Oct 24

    "The King and the Clown" (2005) // directed by Jun-ik Lee

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Porté Seminar Room (S250), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Korean Cinematheque: Male Affections: Re-Gendering Korean Masculinity

    People Involved:
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History, Harvard University
    Discussant: Insoo Cho, Associate Professor, Korea National University of Arts...

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    2011 Oct 22

    Korean Literature Conference (Day 2)

    10:30am to 2:30pm

    Location: 

    Thomas Chan-Soo Kang Room (S050), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Sponsor: Sunshik Min Endowment for the Advancement of Korean Literature

    2011 Oct 21

    Korean Literature Conference (Day 1)

    10:15am to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Thomas Chan-Soo Kang Room (S050), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Sponsor: Sunshik Min Endowment for the Advancement of Korean Literature

    2011 Oct 20

    China, Inc. Engages North Korea, Inc.: What Are the Policy Implications of Growing Bilateral Commercial Activities?

    4:15pm

    Location: 

    Thomas Chan-Soo Kang Room (S050), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    China Business Seminar, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies - Co-sponsored by the Kim Koo Forum on U.S.-Korea Relations

    People Involved:
    John S. Park, Senior Program Officer (Northeast Asia), Center for Conflict Analysis and Prevention, United States Institute of Peace

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    2011 Oct 17

    Socrates vs. Confucius: What's the Right Model for South Korean Law Schools?

    12:00pm

    Location: 

    Pound Hall, Room 419, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    East Asian Legal Studies - Co-sponsored by the Kim Koo Forum on U.S.-Korea Relations

    People Involved:
    Jasper Kim, Professor, Graduate School of International Studies, Ewha Womans University; Visiting Scholar, Korea Institute and EALS

    Sponsored by:  Kim Koo Foundation

    2011 Oct 13

    The Global Economy, Leadership Gap and the G20

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Belfer Case Study Room (S020), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    SBS Distinguished Lecture in the Social Sciences

    People Involved:
    SaKong Il, Chairman of Korea International Trade Association (KITA), Former Chairman, Korea’s Presidential Committee for the G20 Summit, Former Finance Minister of Korea
    Chaired by Dwight H....

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    2011 Sep 30

    Silk Road Glass in Korea

    9:00am to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    S153, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Early Korea Project workshop

     

    People Involved:
    James Lankton
    Kim Kyu Ho
    Kwon Oh Young
    Lee Insook

    Contact Person: Mark Byington

    Sponsored by: Northeast Asian History Foundation

    This workshop will...

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    2011 Sep 29

    Six Decades of Korean Studies at Harvard

    4:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Tsai Auditorium (S010), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Korea Institute 30th Anniversary Special Lecture

    People Involved:
    Ezra Vogel, Henry Ford II Research Professor of the Social Sciences, Emeritus, Harvard University
    Chaired by Sun Joo Kim, Harvard-Yenching Professor of Korean History,...

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