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Event Archive 2009 - 2010

November 2009

Friday, November 20

"Korean Literature in an Age of Globalization"
Jongyon Hwang, Professor, University of Chicago

October 2009

Friday, October 30

Korean Literature Translation Institute New York Forum
"Beyond Borders: Translating and Publishing Korean Literature in the U.S."
Heinz Insu Fenkl, Associate Professor, Dept. of English, SUNY New Paltz
Kyung Ran Jo, Writer
Jenny Wang Medina, Ph.D. Candidate, Modern Korean Literature, Columbia University
Jenna Johnson, Senior Editor, Harcourt/Houghton Mifflin
Jennifer Crewe, Editorial Director, Columbia University Press
Jill Schoolman, Publisher, Archipelago Books
Jin Auh, Literary Agent, Andrew Wiley Agency
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Presented by Korean Literature Translation Institute; Co-sponsored by the Center for Korean Research, the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, and the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University

Thursday, October 22

"Inside the Beehive: The Narratology of North Korean Comic Books"
Heinz Insu Fenkl, Professor, SUNY New Paltz

Wednesday, October 14

"Translation and Its Postcolonial Discontents: Controversy Over Toma Seita's Reading of Kim Soun's Japanese Translation of Korean Poetry in Postwar Japan"
Serk-bae Suh, Professor, University of California, Irvine
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September 2009

Friday, September 25

"Korea & China: Dual Structuration of Middle Class Politics" 
Sangjin Han, Professor of Sociology, Seoul National University, South Korea