Special Events, Workshops and Conferences

2017 Nov 30

Asia Responds to Trump in Asia

4:15pm to 6:15pm

Location: 

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

Harvard University Asia-related Centers Trump and Asia Series Presentation; co-sponsored by the Korea Institute
Trump and Asia
Ronak Desai, Associate, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, India and South Asia Program,...

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2018 Apr 28

Peace on the Korean Peninsula: The Health and Humanitarian Approaches

8:15am to 6:45pm

Location: 

Harvard Medical School, 260 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

2018 Student Conference DPRK; co-sponsored by the Council of Korean Americans, the Young-Chul Min Memorial Fund at the Korea Institute, Harvard University Asia Center, and the Korea Economic Institute

Harvard Medical School Korean Student Society, the North Korea Study Group, a student organization at Harvard Kennedy School, and Harvard Chan North Korea Public Health Student Club and Harvard Chan Student Club for International Health Care Systems are organizing an all-day conference titled "Peace on the Korean Peninsula: The Health and Humanitarian...

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2018 Apr 13

Harvard Asia Center 20th Anniversary

9:30am to 6:30pm

Location: 

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

Harvard Asia Center 20th Anniversary; co-sponsored by the Korea Institute and other Asia-related centers

 

Harvard Asia Center 20th Anniversary logo

This spring marks the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Harvard Asia Center. To celebrate, the Center will be hosting a day of talks and panels...

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2018 Apr 30

Score One for the Dancing Girl, and Other Selections from the Kimun ch'onghwa: A Story Collection from Nineteenth-Century Korea

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

The Common Room, 2 Divinity Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138

Harvard-Yenching Library Book Talk; co-sponsored by the Korea Institute
April 30 HYI Book Talk

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

Professor Park will talk about her recent publication with Professor...

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2018 Feb 01

Between a Rock and a Hard Place? Korea's Strategic Dilemma between U.S. and China

12:15pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

John F. Kennedy School of Government - Littauer Building, Belfer Center Library, Room L369
Belfer Center Directors' Luncheon

Chaibong Hahm
President, the Asian Institute for Policy Studies, Korea

Chaibong Hahm is the President of the Asan Institute for Policy Studies in Seoul, South Korea. Previously, he was a Senior Political Scientist at the RAND Corporation in Santa Monica, California, Professor in the School of International Relations and the Department of Political Science as well as the Director of the Korean Studies Institute at the University of... Read more about Between a Rock and a Hard Place? Korea's Strategic Dilemma between U.S. and China
2018 Mar 27

Asia's Growing Generation Gap: Causes and Consequences

4:15pm to 6:15pm

Location: 

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

Harvard-Yenching Institute Annual Roundtable Forum, co-sponsored with the Asia Center, Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, the Korea Institute and the Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies

Haejoang Cho, Emerita Professor, Department of Cultural Anthropology, Yonsei University
Ishida Hiroshi, Institute of Social Science, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Teresa Kuan, Department of Anthropology, Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shen Yifei, Department of Sociology, Fudan University, China

Moderated by...

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2018 Feb 02

A roundtable discussion on Encountering China: Michael Sandel and Chinese Philosophy

3:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Tsai Auditorium (S010), Japan Friends of Harvard Concourse, CGIS South Building, 1730 Cambridge Street

Harvard-Yenching Institute Talk, co-sponsored with the Asia Center, the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies, and the Korea Institute

Feb 2 Poster

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2017 Apr 19

Book Talk: “Park Chung Hee and Modern Korea: The Roots of Militarism, 1866–1945”

4:15pm to 6:15pm

Location: 

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

Asia Center Seminar Series, co-sponsored by the Korea Institute, Weatherhead Center Program on U.S.-Japan Relations, Harvard-Yenching Library and East Asian Legal Studies, Harvard Law School

Carter J. Eckert, Yoon Se Young Professor of Korean History, Harvard University

Chaired by Sun Joo Kim, Harvard-Yenching Professor of Korean History; Director, Korea Institute, Harvard University

Discussants:
Andrew D. Gordon, Lee and Juliet Folger Fund Professor of History; Victor and William Fung Director,...

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