Special Workshop

Special Workshop on Zainichi Studies

  • Time & Venue
    • Date: January 28, 2022 (Fri) 10:00~12:30 (KST)
    • Venue : Online Zoom
  • Speakers
    • Allen KIM (Int'l Christian Univ.)
    • Seunghun J. LEE (Int'l Christian Univ.)
    • Jooyeon RHEE (Penn State Univ.)
    • Sharon YOON (Univ. of Notre Dame)
    • Taeyoung KIM (Toyo Univ.)


Time Speaker Title
10:00~10:10 Introduction
10:10~10:30 Allen KIM (ICU)
Seunghun J. LEE(ICU)
“The Perceptions and Experiences of Zainichi Men as Fathers in Urban Japan”
10:30~10:50 Jooyeon RHEE (Penn State Univ.) “Taste of Ruins: the Post-war Zainichi Experience of Segregation in Yakiniku Dragon and Pachinko”
10:50~11:10 Sharon YOON (Univ. of Notre Dame) “Place in the Age of Digital Activism: The Emotional, Organizational, and Temporal Resources in Osaka’s Postcolonial Ghetto”
11:10~11:30 Jackie J. Kim-Wachutka (Ritsumeikan Univ) “Private Talk–Public Speech, Within Time and Space: Narrating Zainichi Women's Memories, Reflections, Seeking Justice”
11:30~11:50 Taeyoung KIM (Toyo Univ.) “Zainichi Koreans and Mental Health: Psychiatric Problem in Japanese Korean Minorities”
11:50~12:10 Q&A Session

* The schedule is subject to change depending on circumstances.