Columbia University Alumni Association of Korea (CUAAK) Colloquium on
Contemporary Korean Affairs
"South Korea and the Changing Geopolitics of East Asia"
Ro-myung Gong, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea (1994-1996); Sung-hwan Kim, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Republic of Korea (2010-2013); and Cheol-hee Park, Professor, Graduate School of International Studies and Director, Institute for Japanese Studies, Seoul National University
Moderated by Charles Armstrong, Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Studies in the Social Sciences in the Department of History, Columbia University
Thursday, September 17, 2015
4:00PM - 5:30PM
Room to be announced
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Co-sponsored by the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures and The Center for Korean Legal Studies
Ko Hui-dong and the Diamond Mountains: Restoring Korea's Artistic Heritage
Opening remarks: Theodore Hughes, Director, Center for Korean Research;
Jim Cheng, Director, C. V. Starr East Asian Library;
Haruo Shirane, Chair, EALAC
Speakers: Sunglim Kim, Assistant Professor, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies,
Dartmouth College; Eleanor Hyun, PhD, Department of Art History,
University of Chicago;
Alexis Hagadorn, Head of Conservation, Columbia University Libraries
Friday, September 25, 2015
6:00PM - 8:30PM
Reading Room. C.V. Starr East Asian Library
Followed by reception.
Sponsored by The Center for Korean Research and C.V. Starr East Asian Library
Co-sponsored by Korean Cultural Service NY, East Asian Languages and Cultures and Weatherhead East Asian Institute