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UPCOMING EVENTS


April 23, 2014
"Madness is Civilization: The Suicidal Person in Colonial Korea"

 

April 24, 2014

"Koreans of the Former Soviet Union"

 

April 25, 2014

"Culture and Everyday Life in North Korea"

 

April 29, 2014
Understanding How North Koreans Think: The "War to Liberate the Fatherland"

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Current Fellows and Scholars

Ruth Barraclough
August 2013 to July 2014
Lecturer, School of Culture, History & Language, Australian National University
Institute Faculty Sponsor: Theodore Hughes

Contact Information: ruth.barraclough@anu.edu.au

Dr. Barraclough is conducting research on Korea's early communist women.

 

Hyungjoon Jo
Professional Associate, January 2012 – December 2013
Editor in Chief, Saemulgyul Publishing House
Faculty Sponsor: Theodore Hughes
Contact Information: hj2330@columbia.edu
Mr. Jo is interested in the future of the publishing industry in the digital transformation.

 

Kwangsoo Kim
Professional Associate, January 2013 – December 2013
Chief Producer of Entertainment Department, Korea Broadcasting System
Faculty Sponsor: Theodore Hughes
Contact Information: kk2921@columbia.edu
Mr. Kim will study the relationship between television and new media.

 

Yunseong Kim

Visiting Scholar, February 2013 to January 2014

Associate Professor, Dept. of Religion & Culture, Hanshin University

Faculty Sponsor: Charles Armstrong

Contact Information: ysk2122@columbia.edu

Prof. Kim is conducting research on the role of religions in the formation of modern masculinity in Korea.

 

Jiyoung Shin
Visiting Scholar, March 2014 to March 2015
Full-time Researcher, Department of Comparative Society and Culture
Institute of Korean Studies (Kookhakwon), Yonsei University
Faculty Sponsor: Theodore Hughes
Contact Information: boltaguni@daum.net

Sun Hui Yi

Visiting Scholar, September 2012 to September 2014
Researcher, Jangseogak Institute, The Academy of Korean Studies
Faculty Sponsor: Charles Armstrong
Contact Information: sy2453@columbia.edu
Dr. Yi is conducting research on "A Comparative Study on City's Spatial Expansion and Administrative Changes during the 18th and 19th Century, Focusing on Joseon Hanseongbu and New York."


 

 

For further information, please contact Tina Yin (212) 854-8193.