Events

    2011 Feb 04

    Korea and the Silk Road

    12:00pm to 1:30pm

    Location: 

    Room 14A, Peabody Museum, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Early Korea Project - Lectures on Early Korea & East Asian Archaeology Seminar

    People Involved:
    Dr. Sarah Milledge Nelson, John Evans Distinguished Professor Emerita, Department of Anthropology, University of Denver
    Contact Person: Mark Byington

    Sponsored by: Northeast Asian History Foundation

    This talk is co-sponsored by the East Asian Archaeology Seminar, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University, and the Early Korea Project, Korea Institute, Harvard University.

    2010 Nov 19

    Archaeological Approaches to Buffer Zone Trade from a Sociopolitical Context on Coinage in Wiman-Chosŏn

    12:00pm

    Location: 

    Room 14A, Peabody Museum, 11 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Early Korea Project - Lectures on Early Korea & East Asian Archaeology Seminar

    People Involved:
    Dr. Park Sun Mi, Korea Institute Visiting Fellow, University of Seoul, Korea
    Sponsored by: Northeast Asian History Foundation
    Additional Sponsors: Asia Center, Harvard University
    Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University
    Department of Anthropology, Harvard University
    Additional Cosponsors: Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University

    This talk is co-hosted by the East Asian...

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    2010 Nov 15

    Cold War and the Hybrid Origin of South Korean National Cinema: From the Re-Discovery of Kim Ki-Young's Debut Film

    12:15pm

    Location: 

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

    Special Event - Co-sponsored by Harvard-Yenching Institute

    People Involved:
    Han Sang Kim, Harvard-Yenching Visiting Fellow, Department of Sociology, Seoul National University
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young...

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    2010 Oct 12

    Tradition and Socialism - Art and Archaeology in North Korea

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Early Korea Project - Lectures on Early Korea & East Asian Archaeology Seminar (EAAS)

    People Involved:
    Dr. Jane Portal, Matsutaro Shoriki Chair of the Curatorial Department of the Art of Asia, Oceania, and Africa at the Museum of Fine Arts (MFA), Boston, MA
    Sponsored...

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    2010 Sep 21

    Vegetarian (Ch'aesikjuŭija, 2009) // by director: Lim Woo-seong

    4:00pm

    Location: 

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

    Korean Cinémathèque

    Discussant: Christina Klein, Associate Professor, English Department, Boston College

    Director: Lim Woo-Seong // South Korea // 111', Korean (English subtitles)

    Ominous dreams haunt and drive a young woman to abolish meat from...

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    2010 Aug 03

    Settlements, Households, and Society c. 1500 BC to AD 935

    9:00am

    Location: 

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

    The 2nd Early Korea Project Intensive Workshop in Korean Archaeology

    Contact Person: Mark Byington
    Sponsored by: Northeast Asian History Foundation

    Event hosted by the EKP at the Korea Institute, Harvard University.

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    2010 Jun 01

    SILK ROAD GLASS IN KOREA: ARCHAEOLOGY AND SCIENTIFIC ANALYSIS

    4:00pm

    Location: 

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

    Lectures on Early Korea



    SPEAKER: James W. Lankton, Honorary Senior Research Fellow, UCL Institute of Archaeology, London
    Chair: Mark Byington, Project Director, Early Korea Project, Korea Institute, Harvard University

    Sponsored by:...

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    2010 May 19

    National Defense, Dragon King, and the Western Paradise: The Twin Pagodas of the Kamŭnsa Monastery (682 CE) of Unified Silla

    4:00pm

    Location: 

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

    Early Korean Art History Colloquium


    SPEAKER: Youn-mi Kim, PhD Candidate, Department of History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University
    CHAIR: Dr. Mark Byington, Project Director, Early Korea Project, Korea Institute, Harvard University
    DISCUSSANT: Nancy Steinhardt, Professor of East Asian Art, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Pennsylvania

    Sponsored by: Northeast Asian History Foundation
    Additional Cosponsors: Department of History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University... Read more about National Defense, Dragon King, and the Western Paradise: The Twin Pagodas of the Kamŭnsa Monastery (682 CE) of Unified Silla

    2010 May 11

    Origins and Development of Koryŏ Buddhist Painting

    4:00pm

    Location: 

    Bowie-Vernon Conference Room (K262), CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge

    Early Korean Art History Colloquium

    SPEAKER: CHUNG Woothak, Professor of Art History, Department of Art History, Dongguk University, Korea
    CHAIR and DISCUSSANT: Dr. Robert D. Mowry, Alan J. Dworsky Curator of Chinese Art and Head of the Department of Asian Art, Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University
    Contact Person: Mark Byington

    Sponsored by: Northeast Asian History Foundation
    Additional Sponsors: Department of History of Art and Architecture, Harvard University... Read more about Origins and Development of Koryŏ Buddhist Painting

    2010 May 03

    Early Korea - Japan Interactions: New Perspectives on Old Issues

    (All day)

    Location: 

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

    Early Korea Project Workshop

    Contact Person: Mark Byington

    Sponsored by: Northeast Asian History Foundation
    Additional Sponsors: Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Harvard University
    Harvard-Yenching Institute

     

    This workshop is planned and hosted by the Early Korea Project (EKP) at Harvard.
    Generous funding is from the Northeast Asia History Foundation in Seoul, the
    Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies at Harvard, and the Harvard Yenching
    Institute. Please note that presentations will be given in Korean
    and Japanese and will be supplemented in some cases with PowerPoint
    presentations that have English subtitles on the slides.
    Translated papers will be available on the day of the workshop sessions so that
    those who use English can follow.
     

    Organized by Mark Byington (Harvard U.) and Ken'ichi Sasaki (Meiji U.)... Read more about Early Korea - Japan Interactions: New Perspectives on Old Issues

    2010 Apr 28

    Seeing Maitreya: Aspiration and Vision in an Image from Early Eighth Century Silla

    10:00am

    Location: 

    Arthur M. Sackler Museum, 485 Broadway, Room 515, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Early Korean Art History Colloquium


    Speaker: RHI Juhyung, Professor of Art History, Department of Archaeology and Art History, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Chair: Dr. Mark Byington, Director of the Early Korea Project at the Korea Institute, Harvard University
    Contact Person: Mark Byington

    Sponsored by: Northeast Asian History Foundation
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    2010 Apr 26

    Young-Ja on the Loose (1975) by Kim Ho-Sun

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Korean Cinémathèque: Peninsular Genderscapes on Film


    Discussant: Dima Mironenko, Ph.D. Candidate in East Asian Languages & Civilizations, Harvard University
    Program Coordinators: Han Sang Kim & Dima Mironenko

    Korean Cinémathèque is a new series...

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    2010 Apr 20

    The Relationship of Ceramics between China and Early Goryeo in the 10th Century

    12:00pm

    Location: 

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

    Early Korean Art History Colloquium


    Speaker: JANG Namwon, Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, Ehwa Womens University, Seoul, Korea
    Chair: Dr. Mark Byington, Director of the Early Korea Project at the Korea Institute, Harvard University

    2010 Apr 19

    Yalkae, a Joker in High School (1976) by Seok Rae-Myung

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Korean Cinémathèque: Peninsular Genderscapes on Film

    People Involved:
    Discussant: Kyong-mi Kwon, Ph.D. Candidate in East Asian Languages & Civilizations, Harvard University
    Program Coordinators: Han Sang Kim & Dima Mironenko

    Korean...

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