Friday, March 30, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Ahn House (AHN)
809 West 34th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089
KSI postdoctoral scholars Jae Kyun Kim (Sociology) and I Jonathan Kief (East Asian Languages and Cultures) will present book proposals for review from outside discussants.
3:00pm - Kim's proposal is: Yellow over Black: The Precolonial and Colonial History of Race in Korea, 1883–1945, to be discussed by Claire Jean Kim (UC Irvine).
4:00pm - Kief's proposal is: “Toward the Round Horizon”: Cross-border Reading, Cross-border Writing, and the Divided Nation in 1930s-1960s Korea, to be discussed by Nayoung Aimee Kwon (Duke).
This workshop is open to USC graduate students and faculty. Please RSVP online. All attendees must read the proposals ahead of time and actively participate in discussions.
This workshop is supported by the Core University Program for Korean Studies through the Korean Studies Promotion Service of the Academy of Korean Studies in the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Korea (AKS-2014-OLU-2250003).