Friday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 310, JW Marriott
Newness in the Return to the Past: Korea
Program arranged by the forum LLC Korean. Presiding: Kelly Y. Jeong, Univ. of California, Riverside
Speakers: Jung Ja Choi, Dartmouth Coll.; Kyeong-Hee Choi, Univ. of Chicago; Sunghyun Park, École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales
Panelists reflect on the various ways that Korean literature, film, and other arts reflect on Korea’s recent past, especially the tragic events of Kwangju in May 1980.