Events

    2012 Oct 04

    Reaching for the World: Korean/American Missionary Aspirations and Evangelical Encounters

    4:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

    Porté Seminar Room (S250), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

    Korea Colloquium

    Event Poster

    Ju Hui Judy Han, Assistant Professor in Geography, University of Toronto, Scarborough

    Ju Hui Judy Han (PhD, UC Berkeley) is Assistant Professor in Geography at the University of Toronto, Scarborough. Her research interests include...

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    2011 May 05

    The Indispensably Disposable: Surplus Populations and Everyday Life in an Era of Chronic Recession

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

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

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

    People Involved: 

    Ken Kawashima, Associate Professor, Department of East Asian Studies, University of Toronto
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History, Harvard University

    2011 Apr 14

    Tensions between Local Mandates and the Transnational Lure: A Modern History of Women in Korea, 1876-1945

    12:00pm to 2:00pm

    Location: 

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

    Korea Colloquium

    People Involved:
    Hyaeweol Choi, ANU-Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Studies, Director of Korea Institute, Australian National University
    Chaired by Sun Joo Kim, Harvard-Yenching Professor of Korean History, Harvard University

    2011 Apr 07

    The Politics of Self-Immolation in South Korea, 1990-2010

    4:30pm to 6:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Korea Colloquium

    People Involved:
    Sun-Chul Kim, Term Assistant Professor, Columbia University
    Chaired by David McCann, the Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Literature, Harvard University

    2010 Nov 20

    The Legacy of the Ancestors: How Chosŏn-Dynasty Society Worked

    12:00pm

    Location: 

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

    Korea Colloquium

    People Involved:
    Martina Deuchler, Professor Emerita, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London
    Chaired by Sun Joo Kim, Professor of Korean History, Harvard University
    Contact Person: Dima...

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    2010 Nov 04

    The Legacy of Assimilation: Contemporary Misconceptions on Japan's Colonial Policy in Korea

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

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

    People Involved:
    Mark E. Caprio, Professor of History, Rikkyo University (Tokyo, Japan)
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History,...

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    2010 Oct 28

    Challenges of Transforming South Korea's Development Experience to Development Assistance

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Korea Colloquium

    People Involved:
    Eun Mee Kim, Professor, Graduate School of International Studies, Ewha Womans University (Seoul, Korea)
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History, Harvard University
    Contact Person:...

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    2010 Sep 30

    On the Way to Sijo: Discovering the Five Dimensions of a Poetic Form

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Korea Colloquium

    People Involved:
    David McCann, The Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Literature, Harvard University
    Chaired by Edwin Cranston, Professor of Japanese Literature, Harvard University
    Additional Sponsors: Sunshik Min Endowment for...

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    2010 Apr 01

    Collecting as a Literary Discourse in Late Chosŏn Korea

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Korea Colloquium

    People Involved:
    Jiwon Shin, Assistant Professor of Korean Literature, University of California, Berkeley
    Chaired by David McCann, the Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Literature, Harvard University

    2010 Mar 04

    Contested Subjects and Jurisdictions: Korean Migrants in the Ussuri Borderland, 1880-1920

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Korea Colloquium - Co-sponsored by the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies

    People Involved:
    Alyssa Park, The Korea Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History, Harvard University
    Sponsored by: U.S. Department of Education (Title VI)
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    2010 Feb 04

    The Singer Sewing Machine in 1930s Korea: Some Riddles of Colonial Modern Times

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

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


    Andrew Gordon, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History, Harvard University
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History, Harvard University

    U.S. Department of Education (Title VI)
    Additional Sponsors: Min Young-Chul Memorial Fund

    2010 Jan 28

    Behind the Juche Smokescreen: Racial Mythmaking in the DPRK

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Korea Colloquium

    People Involved:
    B.R. Myers, Assistant Professor/Director, Department of Int’l Studies, Dongseo University (Pusan, Korea)
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History, Harvard University

    U.S. Department of...

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    2009 Nov 05

    Imagining a Utopic Post-Colonial Korea: Anti-Japanese Resistance and the Rhetoric of Independence within the 1929-1930 Kwangju Student Movement

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

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

    People Involved: 
    Deborah Solomon, Korea Institute and Reischauer Institute Joint Post-Doctoral Fellow
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor...

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