21st Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities
“Korea and Cultural Diplomacy: Politics and Meaning in Arts, Industry, and Civil Society"
Saturday, November 9, 2013, 8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
More details here:
• http://mediarelations.gwu.edu/george-washington-university-host-21st-hahn-moo-sook-colloquium-korean-humanities-nov-9 - RSVP by calling[masked] or emailing [masked] (see details here (pdf)).
- more - http://departments.columbian.gwu.edu/eall/hms21 (main page - check for updates).
- link to the Press release...
Schedule (subject to change)
8:30–9:00 Coffee and Pastry
9:00–9:20 Opening Remarks: Jay C. Kim Congratulatory Remarks: Ahn Ho-young, introduced by Byung Goo Choi, Ben Vinson III, introduced by Young-Key Kim-Renaud
Session I Young-Key Kim-Renaud, Chair
9:20–9:50 Kathleen Stephens, “Cultural Diplomacy and the U.S.-Korea Relationship”
9:50–10:20 Kyung Hyun Kim, “Historicizing Korean Popular Culture: Click, Scroll, Dribble, Shoot, and Shake!”
10:20–10:30 Break Session II Gregg Brazinsky, Chair
10:30–11:00 Katharine (Kathy) H.S. Moon, “Culture on the Korean Peninsula: Clash or Reconciliation?”
11:00–11:30 Yoon-shik Park, “Need for a New Korean Economic Paradigm” Session III Richard Grinker, Chair
11:30–11:50 Commentary: Dana Tai Soon Burgess
11:50–12:10 Commentary: Ji-Young Lee
12:10–12:40 General Discussion
We've gone to this event before, in 2010 - http://www.meetup.com/koreans/events/15325366/
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