Special and Co-sponsored Events

2013 Mar 15

Nation and Ideology in War Times: Koreans in the Russian Far East during WWI

12:15pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

S354, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA 02138

Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies Special Event

Event Poster

Co-sponsored by Hokkaido University's Slavic Research Center and the Korea Institute, Harvard University

Yaroslav Shulatov

Visiting Scholar, Davis Center of Russian and...

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2013 Mar 05

This Land Is Your Land, This Land Is My Land: Negotiating between Physical Geography and Political State in Yi Sang’s "Miscellaneous Writings by Autumn Lamplight"

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Harvard-Yenching Institute Lecture

Event Poster

John Frankl
Associate Professor of Korean and Comparative Literature, Yonsei University; Visiting Scholar, Harvard-Yenching Institute

Chaired by David R. McCann, Korea Foundation Professor of...

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2013 Feb 27

Cultural Exchanges between Korean and Chinese Literati in the 18th and 19th Centuries: The Fujitsuka Chikashi (1879-1948) Collection in the Harvard-Yenching Library

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Harvard-Yenching Institute Lecture

 Event Poster

Min Jung
Professor of Korean Literature, Hanyang University; Visiting Scholar, Harvard-Yenching Institute

Chaired by Wai-Yee Li, Professor of Chinese Literature...

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2013 Feb 27

The Past and Future of Constitutional Adjudication in Korea

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Morgan Courtroom, Austin Hall 308, Cambridge, MA 02138

East Asian Legal Studies Lecture (Harvard Law School)

Kang Kook Lee
President, Constitutional Court of Korea

* Please note that this talk is in Korean with English translation.

Co-sponsored by the Korea Institute

2013 Feb 07

East Asian Studies Senior Thesis Colloquium

11:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

11:10-11:25                    Sandy XU (Advisor: Nara Dillon; Tutor: Liang Xu)

Higher Education Reform in China through the Experiences of the Class of 1977

 

11:25-11:40                    Lucia CARVER (Advisor: Tomiko Yoda; Tutor: Andrew Campana)

On Being a Lesbian: The work of Kakefuda Hiroko, the...

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2012 Nov 06

Japanese Diplomacy Today: Challenges and Opportunities

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

Program on U.S.-Japan Relations Seminar

"Institutional Change and Japanese Politics"

Tomohito Shinoda, Professor, International University of Japan

Professor Shinoda is a leading scholar of Japanese politics, Japanese foreign and national security policymaking, and...

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2012 Nov 06

Addressing Challenges and Opportunities in Promoting National Security: An Assessment of the Policy Toolkit and Comment on Korean Military

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

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

Weatherhead Center For International Affairs Roundtable On World Affairs

Contact Person: Nirvana Abou-Gabal

Stephen Peter Rosen, Beton Michael Kaneb Professor of National Security and Military Affairs, Harvard University

Owen R. Coté, Jr...

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2012 Oct 31

Understanding North Korean Refugees' Education Experience: A contextual analysis of their hardships, failures, and resilience in South Korea

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Harvard-Yenching Library, Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Harvard-Yenching Institute Lunch Talk Series - Co-sponsored by the Korea Institute

Soon-yong Pak, Associate Professor, Department of Education, Yonsei University; Harvard-Yenching Institute Visiting Scholar

Soon-Yong Pak is an anthropologist who currently...

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2012 Apr 26

The Making of Post-Socialist Individuals: A Case of Border Crossers from North Korea

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Harvard-Yenching Institute Lecture Series

Event Poster

Co-Sponsored by the Korea Colloquium and the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies

Jaeyoun Won
Associate Professor of Sociology, Yonsei University; Harvard-Yenching Institute Visiting Scholar...

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2012 Apr 24

Crisis and Wartime Behaviors: Media, Democracy, and International Conflict

4:00pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

K354, CGIS Knafel Building, 1737 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

WCFIA Fellows Program Special Seminar; Co-sponsored by the Kim Koo Forum at the Korea Institute

Speakers:

Kwang-Jin Kim
Weatherhead Center for International Affairs Fellow; Colonel, Korean Air Force

Kwan hyun Moon
Weatherhead Center for International Affairs Fellow; Journalist, Yonhap News Agency

Discussant:

Sung-Yoon Lee
Adjunct Assistant Professor of International Politics, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University

2012 Apr 17

The Expected and the Unexpected: U.S. Grand Strategy and Asia

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

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

Special Series on International Relations of East Asia

Victor Cha
D.S. Song KF Endowed Chair in Government and Asian Studies and Director of Asia Studies, Georgetown University; Senior Advisor and Korea Chair, Center for Strategic and International Affairs (CSIS) and Director for Asian Affairs, the National Security Council (2004-07) 

Professor Cha is a leading scholar of contemporary Korea, East Asian security, and U.S. foreign policy in Asia. His latest book is The Impossible State: North Korea, Past and Future ...

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2012 Mar 08

A Study on the Interchange of 5th-7th Century East Asian Gilt Bronze Buddhist Sculptures

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Harvard-Yenching Institute Lecture Series
Co-Sponsored by the Korea Institute

Eun Gyeng Yang
Associate Professor, Department of Archaeology, Pusan National University

Discussant: Rowan Flad, Associate Professor of Anthropology, Harvard...

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2012 Mar 07

Movie Night at the Schlesinger Library

6:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Radcliffe College Room, Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Radcliffe Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138

"In the Matter of Cha Jung Hee" (2010) by Deann Borshay Liem
 
Movie Night at the Schlesinger Library is made possible by the generous support of Clara Schiffer.
 
All Movie Night at the Schlesinger Library shows are free and open to the public. Refreshments are served.
 
Sponsor: Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Co-sponsor: Korea Institute
 
URL: http://www.radcliffe.edu/schles/movie_night.aspx
 
Film: In...

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