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Historical Issue and Peace in Northeast Asia Northeast Asian History Foundation (NAHF) and Center for Korean Studies (CKS) Symposium

January 19 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

The symposium will explore the challenges presented by the historical issues and how they affect the current and future peacekeeping efforts in the Northeast Asia.


Friday, January 19, 2018
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Main Conference Room
Charles E. Young Research Library
280 Charles E Young Dr N
Los Angeles, 90095

Symposium Schedule:

 Time Description
 8:30AM  Registration


 Welcoming Remarks

Professor Do-Hyung Kim (President, Northeast Asian History Foundation)

Professor Namhee Lee (Director, Center for Korean Studies)



 Session I: Presentations -moderated by Professor Namhee Lee

  • Dr. Hyung-wook Kim (UC San Diego)
    “South Korea’s Inconvenient Companionship in East Asia”
  •  Professor Alexis Dudden (University of Connecticut)
    “Japanese Constitutional Revision Debates and the Korea Factor”
  • Dr. Euy-sang Yoo (NAHF and Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea)
    “‘Asian Paradox’ and Its Peaceful Solution: Discussion Focusing on Historical Issues”
 11:15AM-11:30AM Coffee Break


Session II: Panel Discussion -moderated by Professor John Duncan (UCLA)

Professor Katsuya Hirano (UCLA)

Professor Andrea Goldman (UCLA)


Special Instructions
RSVP recommended

Cost : Free and open to the public

Sponsor(s): , Asian Languages & Cultures, Northeast Asian History Foundation, UCLA East Asian Library


January 19
8:30 am - 12:30 pm


Main Conference Room,Charles E. Young Research Library
280 Charles E Young Dr N
los angeles, CA 90095 United States
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