Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Colloquium: Center for Korean Studies | November 8 | 5-5:30 p.m. | 145 Dwinelle Hall
Kevin Gray, University of Sussex
Kevin Gray is a Reader in International Relations at the School of Global Studies, University of Sussex, and a visiting scholar at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington DC. He has researched widely on the political economy of both North and South Korea. His current project focuses on marketization and economic development in North Korea. His research has been published in in Review of... More >
Film - Documentary: Center for Southeast Asia Studies | November 8 | 5-7 p.m. | Boalt Hall, School of Law, 175 (Booth Auditorium) | Note change in date and location
This event will feature the screening of a short documentary about two teenagers affected by conflict in Burmas Rakhine state in 2012, followed by a panel discussion.
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Exhibit - Painting: Center for Korean Studies | September 13 – December 10, 2017 every day | Mills College Art Museum
5000 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94613
In-Between Places (사이에 머물다) is the story of Korean American artists and their dreams, featuring new work by: Jung Ran Bae; Sohyung Choi; Kay Kang; Miran Lee; Young June Lew; Nicholas Oh; Younhee Paik; and Minji Sohn.
Exhibit - Multimedia: Center for Korean Studies: Other Campus Events | November 3, 2017 – February 4, 2018 every day | Asian Art Museum, First Floor Special Exhibition Gallery
Discover the past, present and future of Korea in this first U.S. exhibition to consider Korean fashion as an expression of social and cultural values.
Exhibit - Painting: Center for Chinese Studies | October 25, 2017 – January 28, 2018 every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Chen Hongshou is a major figure in Chinese art of the late Ming and early Qing dynasties. This exhibition explores his visually compelling work and his response to the turmoil of his times.