Category Archives: Korea

Korea at Nature’s Edge Recap

Korea at Nature’s Edge Recap

by Albert Park (History, CMC) What has been the relationship between the human and non-human on the Korean peninsula from the premodern to modern periods? What cultural, political, economic, social, and religious factors and forces have mediated this relationship over time to reshape the natural and material landscapes of Korea? To answer these questions and… Continue Reading

Korea at Nature’s Edge: Environment & Society on the Korean Peninsula

Korea at Nature’s Edge: Environment & Society on the Korean Peninsula

Department: Center for Critical Korean Studies Date and Time: April 19, 2018 – April 20, 2018 | 9:00 AM-6:30 PM Event Location: HG 1030 Bringing together a range of scholars concerned with the entanglement of nature and society in the Korean peninsula, this conference aims to define the still-embryonic field of Korean environmental history. Cosponsored… Continue Reading

New Perspectives on North Korea: A Conversation with Experts – 1/22/18

New Perspectives on North Korea: A Conversation with Experts – 1/22/18

New Perspectives on North Korea: A Conversation with Experts Monday, January 22rd | 4:15 PM-5:30 PM, Founders Room at Honnold Mudd Library at The Claremont Colleges  Speakers:  “The Need For A New U.S. Foreign Policy Towards North Korea” -by Martin Hart-Landsberg, Professor Emeritus of Economics at Lewis and Clark College “North Korea: Science and Technology… Continue Reading