Korea Colloquium

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...

2009 Oct 15

In the Service of of His Korean Majesty: William Nelson Lovatt, the Pusan Customs, and Sino-Korean Relations, 1876-1888

4:00pm

Location: 

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

Korea Colloquium - Co-sponsored by the Fairbank Center

People Involved:
Wayne Patterson, Visiting Professor of Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley; Professor of History, St. Norbert College
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

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