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"Gendering AI and Robots: Robo-Sexism vs. 'Womenomics' in Japan"

Distinguished East Asia Lecture: Jennifer Robertson

Nov 18, 2019 - at - | TBA

In humans and humanoid robots alike, gender—femininity, masculinity—constitutes an array of learned behaviors that are cosmetically enabled and enhanced. In humans, these behaviors are both socially and historically…

Restoring Buddhism to Seoul: Court Lady Ch’ŏn’s Influence in Modernizing Korean Buddhism

Korean Studies Colloquium
Hwansoo Kim, Yale University

Dec 5, 2019 - at - | Williams Hall 623

This talk will examine the work of a largely forgotten Korean Buddhist laywoman, Court Lady Ch’ŏn Ilch’ŏng (1848 – 1934?), who served as one of the highest-ranking ladies in the court of the late Chosŏn dynasty. Ch’…

Social Sciences Korea

Korean Studies Conference

Dec 6, 2019 - Dec 7, 2019 at -