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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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The mission of the CKR is:

      - ┬čTo encourage and promote research, teaching, study, and public outreach about Korea in the social sciences and the humanities at Columbia University across disciplines, schools and programs


      - To bring together scholars and students from Columbia and other institutions of higher learning, public officials, community and business leaders, and members of the general public in order to conduct research and hold discussions on matters of key concern in Korean affairs


      - To raise the level of awareness and knowledge of Korean culture, history, politics, society and economy within the Columbia University community, the New York metropolitan area, the United States, and abroad

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