Workshops and Conferences

2013 Dec 13

Harvard Korean Art History Workshop 2013: "Infinite Interfusion: Buddhist Art in Korea"

9:00am to 5:30pm

Location: 

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

Organized by the Korea Institute
Co-sponsored by the East Asian Art History Program and Harvard-Yenching Institute

Event Poster

Schedule

9:30 – 11:30                Session I:...

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2013 Oct 31

New Perspectives on the Archaeology of State Formation in Japan

(All day)

Location: 

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

Thursday, October 31, 2013 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Shin’ya FUKUNAGA (Professor of Archaeology, Osaka University): "Keyhole-Shaped Tombs and the State Formation of Japan (ca. mid-third to seventh century A.D.)"

Akira SEIKE (Professor of Archaeology...

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2013 Oct 11

Informal Workshop on Ming and Chosŏn Examination Data at Harvard

(All day)

Location: 

Knafel 354 (1737 Cambridge Street), Common Room, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Sponsored by the Harvard Asia Center, Korea Institute, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, and the China Biographical Database Project

Event Poster

Civil service examination data have been used in studies of Chinese and Korean social mobility (Kracke, Ho, Chang, Park, Choe, Wagner, Song...

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2013 Sep 27

(Un)Building Colonial Space in Korea, 1910-1945

1:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

Room 112 (Stubbins), Harvard Graduate School of Design, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Event Description

This interdisciplinary colloquium engages the following questions: How is Korean colonial space constructed in, and through, literature, archaeology, visual culture, and architecture? How do we know of the colonial built environment as...

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2012 Apr 27

"Sa-I-Gu" A Screening and Discussion with co-director Dai Sil Kim-Gibson

4:30pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Tsai Auditorium (S010), CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Part of "The LA Riots: Twenty Years Later" Conference

Event Poster

The acclaimed documentary film Sa-I-Gu provided a unique look at the 1992 uprising known as the Los Angeles riots by examining the event and its aftermath from the perspectives of Korean American women. Dai Sil Kim-Gibson is the...

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2012 Mar 06

Korean Language Table

Tue Mar 6 (All day) to Tue May 1 (All day)

Location: 

CGIS South Building, Room S216, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

여러분들을 Korean Language Table에 초대합니다!

We invite you to the Korean Language Table, to be held on Tuesdays, starting from March 6. 

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2011 Nov 07

From Liberation to Occupation: Race, Modernity, and Redemption in the U.S. Occupation of Korea

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Basement Conference Room, Robinson Hall, 35 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Workshop on the Politics of Knowledge in Universities and the State - Co-sponsored by the Korea Insitute

People Involved:
Kornel Chang, Assistant Professor, Rutgers University
Additional Sponsors: Warren Center, Kim Koo Foundation
 

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2011 Oct 22

Korean Literature Conference (Day 2)

10:30am to 2:30pm

Location: 

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

Sponsor: Sunshik Min Endowment for the Advancement of Korean Literature

2011 Oct 21

Korean Literature Conference (Day 1)

10:15am to 5:00pm

Location: 

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

Sponsor: Sunshik Min Endowment for the Advancement of Korean Literature

2009 Aug 05

State and Society in the Mature Silla Period

10:00am

Location: 

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

Workshop Schedule

10:00-10:15

State and Society in the Mature Silla Period
Richard D. McBride, II (Brigham Young University - Hawai'i)

10:15-11:15

The Defining Characteristics of the Aristocracy in the Mature Silla Period
Jeon Deogjae (Gyeongju University)
Discussant: Jonathan Best, Wesleyan University

11:15-12:15

Local Society and Regional Administration during the Unified Silla Period
Yoon Seon Tae (Dongguk University)
Discussant: Martin Bale,...

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2009 Jun 29

Sijo in Korea

2:45pm

Location: 

CGIS South Building, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, United States

Readings

Two of Korea's leading contemporary sijo poets will read from their own works on Friday, with Korean musicians performing sijo in traditional musical settings in the evening.

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