Korea Colloquium

2018 Oct 11

Kim Chi-ha and the Politics of Death in South Korean Democratization

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium
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Youngju Ryu
Associate Professor of Modern Korean Literature, University of Michigan

Youngju Ryu is Associate Professor of Korean Literature at the University of Michigan. Her first book, Writers of the Winter...

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2018 Apr 19

Songs for the ‘Great Leaders’: Ideology and Political Agitation in the Music of North Korea

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium
KC Keith Howard Event Poster


Keith Howard
Professor Emeritus, SOAS, University of London, and Fellow, National Humanities Center, North Carolina

Professor Keith Howard is the Kent R. Mullikin Fellow at the National...

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2018 Apr 12

Rethinking World Literature through the Relations between Russian and East Asian Literatures

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 Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies
4/12 KC Poster


Heekyoung Cho
Associate Professor, Department of Asian Languages & Literature, University of Washington

Heekyoung Cho is Associate Professor...

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2017 Oct 19

Flat Titles and Friendly 'Hoesik': Contemporary Office Culture Reforms in South Korea

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium
Oct.19 Korea Colloquium Poster
Michael Prentice
Korea Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow, Korea Institute, Harvard University

Michael Prentice is a linguistic anthropologist who focuses on language, management, and...

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2017 Oct 12

The Korean Trickster Figure

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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Charles La Shure
Assistant Professor, Department of Korean Language and Literature, Seoul National University; Visiting Scholar, Korea Institute, Harvard University

Charles La Shure is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Korean Language and...

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2017 Apr 13

The Disenchantment of the Global: Disillusionment in South Korean ‘Fantastic’ Cinemas

4:30pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium
Poster

Michelle Cho
Korea Foundation Assistant Professor, Department of East Asian Studies, McGill University

Michelle Cho is the Korea Foundation Assistant Professor of East Asian Studies and World Cinemas at McGill University. Her...

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2017 Mar 23

The Gender of Memory: Han Kang (b.1970) and Contemporary Korean Literature

4:30pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium
3/23 KC poster
Ji-Eun Lee
Visiting Associate Professor, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University; Associate Professor of Korean Language and Literature, Washington University in St. Louis

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2016 Sep 29

Contested Embrace: Transborder Membership Politics in Twentieth-Century Korea

4:30pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium

Jaeeun Kim
Assistant Professor of Sociology, University of Michigan

Chaired by Paul Y. Chang, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Harvard University

Abstract
Jaeeun Kim will speak about her book, ...

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2015 Apr 16

Decentering the Urban: Reclaiming Rural Space for Modern Living in Colonial Korea and After

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium

Albert L. Park, Associate Professor of History, Claremont McKenna College

Albert L. Park is an associate professor of history at Claremont McKenna College. A historian of modern Korea and East Asia, Dr. Park is the recipient of three...

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2015 Apr 02

Sounding Korea’s Hiroshima: Song and Verbal Art among Korean Radiation Sufferers

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium

Joshua D. Pilzer, Associate Professor, University of Toronto Faculty of Music

Joshua D. Pilzer is Associate Professor of Ethnomusicology in the Faculty of Music at the University of Toronto. Born in Vancouver, he grew up in Nashville, Tennessee as a popular...

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2014 Nov 06

The Significance of “Korean” Keyhole-shaped Tombs in the Study of Early “Korean-Japanese” Relations

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium

Event poster

Dennis Lee, Korea Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University

Dennis Lee received his PhD in early Korean-Japanese relations from UCLA in 2014 and is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Korea Institute at...

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