Korea: Politics, Culture, and K-Pop

Korea-Related Events Around Philadelphia
Oct 15, 2019 - at -

Join students and faculty from the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia’s flagship partner school, the William W. Bodine
High School for International Affairs, and visiting exchange students from Michuhol…

"Literacy and Bondage in a Qing-dynasty Native Domain, Southwest China"

CEAS Humanities Colloquium
Erik Mueggler
Oct 17, 2019 - at -

How can we excavate the experiences of enslaved people from archives that systematically exclude enslaved voices, while negotiating the demands of a liberal sensibility that requires subjects to speak for themselves…

Axes and Nukes: An Arms Race and Cuban Missile Crisis à la Korea

Korean Studies Colloquium
Ria Chae
Oct 17, 2019 - at -

While the US and China were starting the process of normalizing their relations in the early 1970s, the two Koreas engaged in their very first dialogue since the Korean War. Behind the façade of the peaceful talks,…