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CKS in the Media

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South Korean Higher Education

Times Higher Education: 21/11/16

Jaeho Kang quoted on corruption in South Korean higher education 

Olympic Gymnasts 
Sky News Podcast - 03/10/2016
Charlotte Horlyck provided commentary on the Olympic gymnasts Lee Eun-ju of South Korea and Hong Un-jong from North Korea posing for a selfie

Club Inégales Travels to Korea
Planet Hugill - 18/09/16
SOAS's ethnomusicologist, Hyelim Kim profiled in an article on Spitalfield's Music Summer Festival.

The Guardian: Deborah Smith interviewed in an article on translating foreign fiction.

SOAS alumna and research fellow wins the Man Booker International Prize for her translation of Han Kang’s The Vegetarian.

BBC Radio 3: Keith Howard contributed to the programme 'Why Music?' broadcast live from Wellcome Collection

Sky News: Keith Howard interviewed on North Korea exchanging fire with South - 20/08/2015

Financial Times: Owen Miller commented in article 'Asia: History lessons feed rival nationalisms'

SOAS student translates celebrated Korean author Han Kang’s book: The Vegetarian.  "The book would never have come about without the language training I received at SOAS" says Deborah Smith, Research Fellow, CKS