Events

    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 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 Oct 26

    Accidental Activists: How Victim Groups Hold the Government Accountable in Japan and Korea

    12:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Program on U.S.-Japan Relations - Co-sponsored by the Korea Institute and the Hauser Center for Non-Profit Organizations

    People Involved:
    Celeste Arrington, Advanced Research Fellow, Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard University
    Contact Person: William Nehring

    2010 Oct 14

    Prospects for Denuclearization of North Korea: China’s Perspective, Leverage, and Role

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

    Kim Koo Forum on U.S.-Korea Relations

    People Involved:
    Scott Snyder, Director of Center of U.S.-Korea Policy, The Asia Foundation
    Chaired by Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History, Harvard University
    Sponsored by: Kim Koo...

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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 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 Sep 28

    Restoring Seoul's Cheonggyecheon River: The 10th Veronica Rudge Green Prize in Urban Design

    6:30pm

    Location: 

    Piper Auditorium, Gund Hall, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

    Award Ceremony and Reception, Harvard Graduate School of Design

    Special event at the Harvard Graduate School of Design honoring the Cheonggyecheon River Project in Seoul and the exhibition, which will be on view in the Gund Hall Gallery until October 17.
    Restoring Seoul's Cheonggyecheon River
    The 10th Veronica Rudge Green Prize in Urban Design Award Ceremony and Reception
    Tuesday, September 28, 2010 6:30 PM Harvard Graduate School of Design Piper Auditorium, Gund Hall, 48 Quincy Street Free and open to the public!
    For more...

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    2010 Sep 28

    Beyond Transitional Justice, Toward Historical Justice: South Korean Efforts at Truth and Justice after Democratization

    4:30pm

    Location: 

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

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

    People Involved:
    Young Jo Lee, President, Truth and Reconciliation Commission (Republic of Korea)
    Chaired by David McCann, The Korea...

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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
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    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
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