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The Koreas -- 9/13 Daypass -- Modern Korea: History and Events
Se-Mi Oh is an Assistant Professor of Modern Korean History in the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Michigan. She received her Ph.D. from Columbia University, and served as a post-doctoral fellow at the Korean Institute of Harvard University. Her research focuses on the architectural and urban practices of Colonial Seoul of the 1920s and 1930s and explores the relationship between space and history. Speaker’s Synopsis: Introduction to Modern Korean History: As this lecture will be the first in the series, it will introduce important events in modern Korean history. Starting from the late nineteenth century, it will trace the tumultuous processes of Korea’s modernization, colonialism, war, division, nation building, industrialization, dissident movement, cultural development, and explore the entangled history of two Koreas from 1945 to the present day.
Event Type : Thursday Morning Lecture Series      
Date(s) : 09/13/2018
Day of Week : Thursday
Time : 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Location : Washtenaw Community College/ Morris Lawrence Building
Address : Towsley Auditorium,
4800 E. Huron River Dr,
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Fee : $10.00
Event Status : COMPLETED