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Colloquium 2016: Understanding NORTH KOREA: Literature, Politics, Art, Life

When Nov 17, 2016
from 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Where Presentation Room, Welcome Center, UC Davis
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NORTH KOREA refers to itself as "the most glorious nation on earth." Yet, to the rest of the world, it is a state shrouded in mystery. What is North Korea like? This event examines North Korea through Literature, Politics, Art and Life.

 

Featured/mentioned in:

Sacramento News & Review: https://www.newsreview.com/sacramento/understanding-north-korea/local/Calendar?oid=22454919

Sac Bee: http://events.sacbee.com/venue.aspx?venue_id=162599&perf_id=2350632

Davis Enterprise: http://www.davisenterprise.com/local-news/ucd/understand-north-korea-through-literature-art/

Davis Dirt: http://www.thedavisdirt.com/events/understanding-north-korea-literature-politics-art-and-life/

PRESENTED BY:

ADAM JOHNSON, Author of The Orphan Master's Son, A Novel (2012), Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

MARK LAMBERT, Office Director for Korean Affairs, U.S. State Department

KYUNGAH HAM, South Korean Artist

CHAE-HYUN SHIN, Consul General of the Republic of Korea, San Francisco

JINHYE JO, President, North Korea in U.S.A.

 

In collaboration with the UCD Bookstore, a book signing session will follow with Adam Johnson

Free and open to the public


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Co-Sponsored by:

Art History || Asian American Studies || Comparative Literature || East Asian Languages and Cultures || History || Political Science || University Writing Program

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