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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- Korean Wave Reception and Participatory Fan Culture in Latin America
Prof Wonjung Min
- Colonialism and its Reverberations: ‘Comfort Women’ and Historical Revisionism in Korea and Japan
Professor Yonson Ahn (University of Frankfurt), Professor Vladimir Tikhonov (University of Oslo), Professor Chong Yeonghwan (Meiji Gakuin University)
- The Politics of Sports Mega-Events: The PyeongChang Olympics, Sports Diplomacy, and Media Spectacle
Jaeho Kang, Simon Rofe, Verity Postlethwaite
- Peculiarities of Urbanization in Juche Country
Dr. Pavel Em
- Translating Korean Poetry
Brother Anthony of Taizé (Emeritus Professor, Sogang University & Chair Professor, Dankook University)
- Lee Yil: Dynamics of Expansion and Reduction – Selected Writings on Korean Contemporary Art
Jean-Marc Poinsot, Marjorie Allthorpe-Guyton, Prof Youngsook Pak, Henry Meyric Hughes, Paul O'Kane
- Abe’s Japan, Strategic Options and the Korean nuclear crisis
- An Update on the UK-Korea Relationship UK-DPRK & UK-ROK
HE Mr Alastair Morgan (British Ambassador to the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea) and HE Mr Charles Hay MVO (Former British Ambassador to the Republic of Korea)
- Politics of Topographical Imaginations in the Sino-Korean Borderland of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries
Dr. Masato Hasegawa (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science)