2022 Book Talk Series #11
Zainichi Korean Women in Japan: Voices
Author: Jackie Kim-Wachutka (Ritsumeikan Univ.)
Moderator: You Jae Lee (Univ. of Tuebingen/Kyujanggak)
Discussants: Vera Mackie (UOW), Soo Hugh (Showrunner of Pachinko)
Time: December 8 (Thu.) 10AM
Venue: via ZOOM  [Online Registration Link]


Kyujanggak Colloquium

  • The Kyujanggak Institute for Korean Studies takes pride in its leading role in the pursuit of researches in Korean studies in global context, as well as in the promotion of a global communication among scholars in the field of Korean studies. The Kyujanggak fellowship programs are a long-term project to encourage a better understanding and mutual growth among overseas and local scholars in Korean studies.
    The Kyujanggak Institute warmly invites all those interested to its colloquium series, where the Kyujanggak fellows present their research projects, or visiting overseas Koreanists present their perspectives to a wider academic audience.
    Your interest and feedback will create a rich nurturing environment for researches in the Korean studies.

Schedule for year 2022

Date & Time Presenter & Title of Presentation Moderator/Discussant
1 March 25 (Friday)
10 AM
Suyoung Son (Cornell Univ.)
"Cookery Writings and Recipes for Knowledge in Choson Korea"
Moderator: Sungoh Yoon (NYU/Kyujanggak)
Discussants: Ksenia Chizhova (Princeton Univ./Kyujanggak), Janet Yoon-Sun Lee (Keimyung Univ.)
2 August 23 (Tuesday)
10 AM
Ksenia Chizhova (Princeton Univ./Kyujanggak)
"[Modern] Palace Women in Early Twentieth-Century Korea"
Moderator: John P. DiMoia (SNU)
Discussants: Charles La Shure (SNU), Sang-ho Ro (Ewha Womans Univ.)
3 September
10 AM
Giovanni Volpe (Sapienza Università di Roma)
"Reading Practices and Their Representations in the Sejong Sillok 世宗實錄 (1418-1450)"
Moderator: Charles La Shure (SNU)
Discussants: Young Kyun Oh (Arizona State Univ.), Si Nae Park (Harvard Univ.)
4 October
10 AM
Vicki Sung-yeon Kwon (Univ. of Alberta)
"Korean Feminist Art at Military Bases: From Burma to Gangjeong"
Moderator: Derek Kramer (Kyujanggak)
Discussants: Soyang Park (OCAD), Jooyeon Rhee (Penn State Univ.)
10 AM
Moderator: TBD
Discussants: TBD
10 AM
Moderator: TBD
Discussants: TBD