Event Archive 2018-2019

May 20, 2019

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Korea Policy Forum with LEE Seong-hyon: “China’s Envisioning of North Korea’s Future, Inferred by the Summits between Xi Jinping and Kim Jong-un”

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May 17, 2019

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2019 Graduation Celebration Reception

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May 8, 2019

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Lecture by Taeho Lee: “Audacious Imagination for Peace” (co-sponsored by KPN, PISA, and GWIKS)

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May 6, 2019

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Korea Policy Forum with Andray Abrahamian: “North Korea and Myanmar: Divergent Paths”

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April 30, 2019

Lecture with Sumona Guha: “East Meets South: The Importance of South Korea – India Relations” (co-sponsored by the Sejong Society of Washington, D.C.)

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April 26, 2019

2019 GWIKS Korean Humanities Workshop

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April 25, 2019

The Lecture Series: Chisu Teresa Ko (co-sponsored by the Latin American & Hemispheric Studies Program): “Korean Women, Argentine Documentaries: A Look at La chica del sur (2012) and Una canción coreana (2014)”

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April 20, 2019

GW-IU Undergraduate Research Exchange Program: The First Annual Conference

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April 4, 2019

 

Korea Policy Forum: “The Implications of Demographic Decline for South Korean National Security” with Troy Stangarone

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March 20, 2019

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Panel Discussion: “Japan-South Korea Relations in Crisis: Prospects for Reconciliation and Security Cooperation in East Asia” (co-sponsored by the GWIKS and the Sigur Center for Asian Studies)

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March 7, 2019

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GWIKS Lecture Series with Maya Stiller: “Paintings, Songs, and Board Games: Travels to Kŭmgangsan in Late Chosŏn Korea (1600-1900)”

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February 28, 2019

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The Soh Jai Pil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs: Taisuke Mibae, “The Current State of Japan-South Korea Relations”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 15, 2019

Co-sponsored Lecture by the Sejong Society of Washington, D.C. and GW Institute for Korean Studies: Matthew Henry Kroenig, “The Iran Deal and North Korea”

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February 15, 2019

Summer Study Abroad Program to Korea Information Session

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February 14, 2019

The Soh Jai Pil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs with John Merrill: “The Jeju 4.3 Incident, Korea’s ‘Dark History,’ and Its Implications for North Korea Policy”

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January 31, 2019

The George Washington University Lunar New Year Celebration 2019 (Co-sponsored with the GW Confucius Institute and other institutes at the GW)

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January 23, 2019

The Soh Jai Pil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs with David Kang: “North Korea in 2019: More of the same, or a historic opportunity?”

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December 17, 2018

A Special Concert and Lecture with Mr. Hyung Joon Won: “Building Trust Through Music Diplomacy on the Korean Peninsula”

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November 29, 2018

The Soh Jai Pil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs with Christy Gavitt: “Providing Humanitarian Aid in North Korea and Other Authoritarian Settings”

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November 16, 2018

Korean Literature Essay Contest Award Ceremony

The Book of the Year: I’ll be right there by Kyung-Sook Shin

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November 9 – 10, 2018

The 26th Annual Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities “Emotions, Culture, and Subjectivity in Korea”

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October 31, 2018

GWIKS Lecture Series: Eunkyung Kim, “Democratization and Gender in Postcolonial South Korea”

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October 24, 2018

Lecture Series co-sponsored by Partnerships-International Strategies-Asia (PISA) and GW Institute for Korean Studies: B.G. Muhn, “North Korean Art: Transcending Ideologies”

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October 12, 2018

Co-sponsored event by the Sejong Society of Washington, D.C. and GW Institute for Korean Studies: “US-ROK Alliance Restructuring”

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October 10, 2018

Co-sponsored event by Korean Americans in Action and the GW Institute for Korean Studies: “Other Dimensions of the Impact of War”

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September 14, 2018

Asian Studies Welcome Back Reception: The GW Institute for Korean Studies and the Sigur Center for Asian Studies invited students to our Fall 2018 Welcome Back Reception so that every student could come to meet and mingle with GW students and network with faculty and staff.

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September 12, 2018

GWIKS Lecture Series: Andrew Yeo, Celeste Arrington, and Greg Scarlatoiu: “Book Talk: North Korean Human Rights and Transnational Advocacy”

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September 11, 2018

The Soh Jaipil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs with Sanghyun Lee, Yong-sup Han, and Youngjun Kim: “Post Trump-Kim Summit: What is the Next Step?”

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July 25, 2018

The Soh Jaipil Circle on Contemporary Korean Affairs with Cho Hyun: “Future of Korea-US Alliance: Creating Peace on the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia”

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