The 26th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities

Fri, 9 November, 2018 1:20pm

 The 26th Annual Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities

November 9&10, 2018

 “Emotion, Culture, and Subjectivity in Korea”


Friday, November 9, 2018

8:20 AM – 5:00 PM

City View Room, Elliott School of International Affairs

1957 E St. NW, 7th floor, Washington, DC 20052


Honorable Guest Speakers

Ambassador Cho Yoon-je, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to the U.S.

President & CEO Kathleen Stephens, Korea Economic Institute of America (Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Korea)

Chairman Hoagy Kim, Hahn Moo-Sook Foundation


Featured Speaker

Young-Key Kim-Renaud, The George Washington University


Keynote Speakers

Donald Baker, University of British Columbia

Hyaeweol Choi, University of Iowa


Panel Presenters:

Panel I   Chosŏn Korea

Jungwon Kim, Columbia University

Sixiang Wang, Stanford University

Panel II   Colonial Korea

Yoon Sun Yang, Boston University

Sonja M. Kim, State University of New York, Binghamton

Dafna Zur, Stanford University

Panel III  Post-Liberation Korea

Jae Won E. Chung, University of Colorado Boulder

Gregg Brazinsky, The George Washington University

Suzy Kim, Rutgers University

Nan Kim, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee


Sun Joo Kim, Harvard University

Soyoung Suh, Dartmouth College

Maria Frawley, The George Washington University

Haiyan Lee, Stanford University


Saturday, November 10, 2018

9:30 AM – 2:00 PM

Lindner Family Commons, Elliott School of International Affairs 

1957 E St., NW, Room 602, Washington, DC 20052


Panel Presenters:

Panel IV Contemporary Korea

Sun-Chul Kim, Emory University

Hae Yeon Choo, University of Toronto

Youngmin Choe, University of Southern California

John SP Cho, Davidson College


Jie Yang, Simon Fraser University


The 26th HMS colloquium is open to the public FREE OF CHARGE. However, reservations are required as lunch will be served for both days. For questions regarding the colloquium, please contact [email protected].

Online Registration:


HMS 26 Program Booklet

HMS 26 Poster


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