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Dr. Andre Schmid – Reflections By Juliana Pena
On Tuesday March 28th, Penn was visited by Professor Andre Schmid of the East Asian Studies Department at the University of Toronto. His talk was hosted by the Kim Program in Korean Studies as part of the Korean Studies Colloquium. Professor Schmid t (More)
Trip to the DMZ: The 3rd Infiltration Tunnel - Blog Post by Mia Leyland
I had the pleasure of traveling to South Korea for spring break a few weeks ago and when my friend and I saw that our guesthouse offered a tour to the Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ), we knew we had to make the trip. The DMZ, about 30 miles from Seou (More)
Dr. Andre Schmid – Reflections by John G. Grisafi
Professor Andre Schmid, University of Toronto, spoke at Penn on Tuesday, March 28, hosted by the Kim Program in Korean Studies. Prof. Schmid’s talk was titled “Is There A North Korean History Without Kim Il Sung?” Schmid said the title is an essentia (More)
Divided Families Panel — by Elaine Lee
On Monday, November 21, Penn for Liberty in North Korea, Penn Korean Student Association, the Asian Law and Politics Society, and a non-governmental organization called Divided Families USA partnered to host an informational workshop on North Korean (More)
North Korea Roundtable - Reflections by John Grisafi
The James Joo-Jin Kim Program in Korean Studies hosted a roundtable titled "Missiles, Nukes, Markets, Madman?: North Korea in 2016" on Wednesday, October 12, 2016. The North Korea Roundtable panel, “Missiles, Nukes, Markets, Madman?,” discuss (More)