Events

    2023 Apr 25

    Entangled Genetic Histories of Bionation Building in Japan and South Korea

    10:30am to 11:45am

    Location: 

    Online (Zoom)

    Co-sponsored by the Harvard University Asia Center, Department of History of Science, Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies and Korea Institute

    Science and Technology Seminar Series
    Entangled Genetic Histories of Bionation Building in Japan and South Korea

    Speaker: Jaehwan Hyu, Assistant Professor of History of Science, Pusan National University
    Chair: Victor Seow, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University

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    2023 Apr 20

    Personalizing North Korean Lives

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

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

    Kim Koo Forum

    Katharine Moon
    Professor Emerita of Political Science, Wellesley College; Kim Koo Visiting Professor, Harvard University 

    Katharine (Kathy) H.S. Moon is Professor Emerita at Wellesley College, where she taught political science for thirty years. She specialized in research on women and gender in International Relations, U.S.-Korea relations, and social movements in East Asia. She was also the inaugural chair in Korean Studies at The Brookings Institution, where she worked as a senior fellow in the Center for East Asia Policy....

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    2023 Apr 06

    K-pop in the Diaspora, the Diaspora in K-pop

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Virtual Symposium

    Workshops and Conferences
    Organizer: Bo kyung Blenda Im, AY 2022-2023 & 2021-2022 Global Korean Diasporas Postdoctoral Fellow, Korea Institute, Harvard University

    Abstract:

    How does K-pop facilitate new modes of self-fashioning and redefine social imaginaries amongst diasporic Koreans? On the other hand, in what ways have members of the Korean Diaspora shaped the Korean music industry? This virtual symposium invites participants into a focused conversation on popular music and...

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    2023 Feb 02

    The Best of Times, the Worst of Times? Koreans in America in COVID Times

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Belfer Case Study Room (S020), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

    SBS Distinguished Lecture
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    Taeku Lee
    Bae Family Professor of Government, Harvard University

    Chaired by Nicholas Harkness, Modern Korean Economy and Society Professor of Anthropology; Director, Korea...

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    2022 Dec 07

    New Perspectives on the History of Books and Reading in Korea

    Wed - Thu, Dec 7 to Dec 8, 2:00pm - 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard-Yenching Library, 2 Divinity Avenue // CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge Street

    Workshops and Conferences
    Organizers: Si Nae Park, East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University and Suyoung Son, Asian Studies, Cornell University
    KI Workshop

    Wednesday December 7, 2022 (Location: Harvard-Yenching Library, 2 Divinity Avenue)...

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    2022 Dec 01

    A Source of Korean Christian Liberalism: Japan-educated Korean Ministers

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

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

    Korea Colloquium
    Co-sponsored by the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies

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    Motokazu Matsutani
    Visiting Associate Professor from Tohoku Gakuin University

    Dr. Motokazu Matsutani is a Visiting...

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    2022 Nov 15

    Controlling the Mind for Welfare in South Korea: Classroom, Computer, and Drug, 1960s–2010s

    10:30am to 11:45am

    Location: 

    Online (Zoom)

    Fall 2022 roster of Science and Technology in Asia seminar series
    Co-sponsored by Korea Institute

    Youjung Shin
    Assistant Professor at the Department of Science Studies, Jeonbuk National University

    Moderated by Victor Seow, Assistant Professor of the History of Science, Harvard University

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