Centre of Korean Studies Events
The events draw a varied audience with an interest in the region.
All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.
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- A ‘Silent Turmoil’? Art by Women and the Politics of Women’s Art (nüxing yishu) in 1990s Mainland China
Monica Merlin, Christie's Education (London) and University of Glasgow
- The success of K-pop: Beyond copyrights and embracing digitization
Professor Patrick Messerlin and Dr. Jimmyn Parc
- Aesthetic Politics and Political Aesthetics in Korea: Noh Suntag's Photographic Reality
Noh Suntag (Winner of the 2014 Korea Artist Prize)
- Dōmoto Inshō (1891-1975) and the "Sacred Art World": the Making of Modern Japanese Temple Art in the Twentieth Century
Yasuko Tsuchikane, Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Fellow, Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures
- Developmental Urbanisation and the Genealogy of Urban Rights in South Korea
Dr. Hyun Bang Shin
Professor Young-mee Yu Cho (Rutgers University)
- Okuda Seiichi (1883-1955) and the Saikokai (Colored Jar Society) in the Taishō Period
Sang Seung-yeon, Robert and Lisa Sainsbury Fellow, Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures
Dr Thorsten Traulsen (Ruhr-Universität Bochum)
Professor Martina Deuchler
Dr. Kevin Cawley (University College Cork)
- Sentiments of Mutual Affection for Social Renewal: Confronting Growth and Development through Cooperative Economics in Contemporary South Korea
Albert L. Park (Claremont McKenna College)
Professor Miriam Lowensteinova (Charles University, Prague)
- Joint East Asian Studies Conference (JEAS) 2016
This conference provides a major venue for the dissemination of research on East Asian Studies in various disciplines for academics from both the UK and abroad.