Thursday, April 26, 2018
Colloquium: Center for Korean Studies | April 26 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library
Dafna Zur, Stanford University
Steven Lee, UC Berkeley
Figuring Korean Futures is the story of the emergence and development of writing for children in modern Korea. This privileged location enabled writers and illustrators, educators and psychologists, intellectual elite and laypersons to envision the child as a powerful antidote to the present and as an uplifting metaphor of colonial Korea's future.