October 15th, Friday

8:40 AM – 9:00 AM: Opening & Welcoming

Nojin Kwak, Director, The Nam Center for Korean Studies, University of Michigan

Kyeong-Hee Choi & Youngju Ryu

9:00 AM – 11:00 AM: Session I (Moderator: Jin-Kyung Lee)

<Colonial Identities>

Jina Kim, “Early 20th Century Korean Department Stores and Fashioning of Self”

Christopher P. Hanscom, “Modernism, Hysteria, and the Colonial Double Bind”

Su Yun Kim, “Racialization and Colonial Space: Intermarriage in Yi Hyo-sŏk’s Works”

Discussants: Chan E. Park; Samuel E. Perry; Catherine Ryu

11:00 AM – 11:10 AM: Coffee Break

11:10 AM – 12:00 AM: Plenary Meeting I

(Facilitator: Kyeong-Hee Choi)

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM: Session II (Moderator: Michael Pettid)

<Modern Womanhood in Transition>

Ji-Eun Lee, “New Women to New Housewives: Changing Discourses in Sinyŏsŏng, 1923-1934”

Yoon Sun Yang, “Enlightened Daughter and Benighted Mother”

Discussants: Jin-Kyung Lee; Hyangsoon Yi

2:30 PM – 3:20 PM: Special Session (Facilitator: Bruce Fulton)

<Informal Discussion on Academic Publishing>

Young-mee Yu Cho; Kyeong-Hee Choi; Kelly Jeong; Kyung Hyun Kim; Jin-Kyung Lee; Chan E. Park; Michael Pettid; Hyangsoon Yi

3:20 PM – 4:50 PM: Session III (Moderator: Kelly Jeong)

<Ideology and Re-vision >

Sunyoung Park, “Reading Colonial Leftist Literature after the Cold War”

Travis Workman, “Cultural Cosmopolitanism as Colonial Discourse: Rethinking Colonial Period Cultural Nationalism”

Discussants: Kyeong-Hee Choi; Young-Jun Lee

Korean Literature Translation Institute U.S. Forum B

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM: FORUM Session B (Moderator: Chinwoo Nam)

<A Conversation with Kim Young-ha & Shin Kyung-suk>

Moderator: Chinwoo Nam


8:00 PM – 9:30 PM: “So the Arrow Flies”

Award-winning one woman show by Esther Chae


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