Event Archive 2017-2018

May 10, 2018

2018 GWIKS Korean Studies Workshop

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May 2, 2018

Co-sponsoring Sigur Center for Asian Studies: 23rd Annual Gaston Sigur Memorial Lecture

“Empire and Righteous Nation: 600 Years of China-Korea Relations”

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April 27, 2018

Soh Jaipil Circle Seventh Talk: Joongho Kim

“Economic Engagement with North Korea – Opportunities and Challenges”

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April 23, 2018

GWIKS Lecture Series: Taekyoon Kim

“Advocacy for South Korea’s International Development: Escape from Developmentalism and the Asianization of Nordic Development Aid”

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April 20-21, 2018

2018 GWIKS Signature Conference

“The Evolution of Rights in Korea”

Day 1 Flyer

Day 2 Flyer

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April 11, 2018

Soh Jaipil Circle Sixth Talk: Angela Kim

“International Legal Issues for a Unified Korea: Protection of Third Party Rights Under Pre-Existing Bilateral Treaties”

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April 5, 2018

GWIKS Lecture Series: Dafna Zur

“Figuring Korean Futures: Children’s Literature in Modern Korea”

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March 28, 2018
Co-sponsoring PISA’s (Partnerships for International Strategies in Asia) Conference: Beyond the Nuclear Issue in North Korea

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March 23, 2018
AAS Conference KF-GWIKS Dinner Reception

AAS Conference Korea Foundation-GWIKS Dinner Reception

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March 19, 2018

GWIKS Lecture Series: Cho Hong Je

“North Korea Missile Launch: Past, Present, and Future”

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March 8, 2018

Co-sponsoring GW THiNK: International Women’s Day Featuring Testimonies of North Korean Women

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March 8, 2018

GWIKS Lecture Series: Charlotte Horlyck

“Charles Lang Freer and the Collecting of Korean Art in the Early 20th Century”

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February 22, 2018

Co-sponsoring PISA’s (Partnerships for International Strategies in Asia) Event with Dr. Kevin Gray

“Political Economy of Reform in North Korea”

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February 12, 2018
Soh Jaipil Circle Fifth Talk: Youn Kuk Jung

“The South Korean Media in the Post-Truth Era”

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February 9, 2018
Soh Jaipil Circle Fourth Talk: Sergei Kurbanov

“Compiling a History of North Korea in the 21st Century: Methodology of Fact Selection and Analysis”

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January 26, 2018 
Co-sponsoring Kim-Renaud East Asian Humanities Lecture Series with Professor Sergei Kurbanov

“North Korean in Modernization: Economy, Politics, and Social Life”

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January 24, 2018
Film-Screening “Secret State of North Korea: Explore Life Under Kim Jong-Un”

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December 14, 2017
“Spirits’ Homecoming, Unfinished Story” Film-Screening with Director Junglae Cho

Co-sponsoring WCCW (Washington Coalition for Comfort Women Issues)

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December 7, 2017

Co-sponsoring Korea Foundation End-of-Year Reception

Photo on the Left: Special Guest, Ambassador Joseph Y. Yun

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December 1, 2017

Soh Jaipil Circle Third Talk: Prof. Jihwan Hwang

“Can North Korea Become America’s Friend?”

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November 20, 2017

Co-sponsoring “GaNaDa Flow” Performance Organized by Korean Heritage Foundation

Nanuri Dance Company & A-Cappella MTM

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November 16, 2017

“Tales from the Motherland: Korea and the Power of Small”

Robert Ogburn, Visiting State Department Public Diplomacy Fellow

Co-sponsored by Institute for Public Diplomacy and Global Communications

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Live Video

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November 10, 2017

2017 GWIKS Korean Literature Essay Award Ceremony

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November 2, 2017

GWIKS Lecture Series: Charles Kim

“Cold War Culture in Postcolonial South Korea”

Associate Professor in the History Department, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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October 21, 2017

The 25th Annual Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities

“The Tale of Ch’unhyang Beyond Korea: Translation, Narrative, and Performance”

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Opening Remarks by Young-key Kim-Renaud

 

 

October 20, 2017

The 25th Annual Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities P’ansori Performance

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October 6, 2017

GWIKS Summer Travel Research Grant Recipients’ Presentation

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September 22, 2017
GWIKS Summer Study Abroad Panel

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August 28, 2017

North Korea Panel Co-sponsored by Institute for Communitarian Policy Studies

“How to Handle North Korea: A Panel Discussion”

Watch C-Span

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