Korea Colloquium

2021 Oct 07

Creating a Formidable Hero: Ch’oe Ch’iwŏn and Contested Worlds in Chosŏn Literature and Culture

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Online (Zoom)

Harvard Worldwide Week event co-sponsored by Harvard University Asia Center, Center for African Studies, Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Harvard China Fund, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Korea Institute, Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute, Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies, Office of FAS International Affairs, Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs, Office of International Education, Program on US-Japan Relations, and Weatherhead Center for International Affairs 

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2021 Apr 28

The Korean Vernacular Story: Telling Tales of Contemporary Chosŏn in Sinographic Writing

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

Online Event (Zoom)

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Si Nae Park
Associate Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University

Si Nae Park studies the literature and literary culture of premodern Korea within the larger context of the Sinographic Cosmopolis...

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2017 Sep 21

What Did the Ancestors Do? A Short Review of 'Under the Ancestors’ Eyes

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

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Martina Deuchler
Professor Emeritus, SOAS University of London

Born in 1935, Martina Deuchler received a B.A. in Chinese and Japanese from Leiden University and a Ph.D. in History and Far Eastern...

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2017 Oct 05

Dirty Clothes in Sacred Statues: Exploring a Buddhist Practice from the Late Koryŏ and Chosŏn Dynasties

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

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Youn-mi Kim
Assistant Professor, Department of Art History, Ewha Womans University 

Chaired by Yukio Lippit, Professor of History of Art and Architecture, Harvard...

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2020 Feb 06

Scholarly Dissidence in Early Chosŏn: Disengaging Scholars and Alternative Ways of Serving

4:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

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

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Diana Yuksel
Assistant Professor of Korean Language and Literature, University of Bucharest; Fulbright Visiting Scholar, Korea Institute, Harvard University

Chaired by Sun Joo Kim, ...

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2020 Nov 12

Citizenship and Belonging: How do North Korean Defectors 'become' South Korean?

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Online Event (Zoom)

Korea Colloquium (This event is part of the Race and Racism in Asia and Beyond Series, co-sponsored by the Harvard Asia Center, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute, Program on US-Japan Relations, Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies)

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2019 Oct 03

Transcending the Frontier: Aesthetic Encounters Between North and South Korea in the Twilight of the Cold War

4:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

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

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Douglas Gabriel
Soon Young Kim Postdoctoral Fellow, Korea Institute, Harvard University

Douglas Gabriel is the 2019–20 Soon Young Kim Postdoctoral Fellow at the Korea Institute, Harvard University. He received his...

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2019 Apr 18

Kang Kyŏng-ae, Manchuria and the Worlding of North Korean Literature

4:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

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

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Ruth Barraclough
Associate Professor, Department of Pacific and Asian History, Australian National University

Professor Ruth Barraclough teaches in the Department of Pacific and Asian History at the...

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2019 Apr 11

Engineering the Moral Heart: Science and Literature in Postwar North Korea

4:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

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

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Dafna Zur
Assistant Professor, Korean Literature and Culture, Stanford University; Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Dafna Zur teaches courses on Korean literature,...

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2019 Mar 12

Revisiting the Wilsonian Moment in Asia, 1919

4:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

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

Joint Special Event; co-sponsored by Harvard University Asia Center, the Min Young-Chul Memorial Fund at the Korea Institute, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, the Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies, and the Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute
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