Event Archive 2018-2019

March 7, 2019

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

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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: 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: David Kang, USC Korean Studies Institute “North Korea in 2019: More of the same, or a historic opportunity?”

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December 17, 2018

Special event with Mr. Hyung Joon Won, the founder and Director of Lindenbaum Orchestra: “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: “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

Soh Jaipil Circle Ninth Talk: Sanghyun Lee, Yong-sup Han,

Youngjun Kim: “Post Trump-Kim Summit: What is the Next

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July 25, 2018

Soh Jaipil Circle Eighth Talk: Cho Hyun, The 2nd Vice Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea

“Future of Korea-US Alliance: Creating Peace on the Korean Peninsula and Northeast Asia”

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