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“Time of Crisis and Time for Renewal: Korean Christianity, 1945-2015”

The 2013 Dongsoon Im and Mija Im Conference of Korean Christianity, UCLA

Friday, October 25, 2013
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
UCLA

 

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9:30-9:50

Light Breakfast and Coffee

9:50

Welcoming: Dr. Sung-Deuk Oak, Dept. of Asian Languages and Cultures, UCLA

Session 1. Issues in the 2000s-2010s

10:00- 10:30

High Religiosity and Low Confidence in Religious Institutions: A Case of South Korea

Dr. Young-Il Kim, Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Studies of Religion, Baylor University, Waco, TX 

10:30-10:55 

Response and Discussion 

Dr. James H. Grayson, Emeritus Professor of Modern Korean Studies, University of Sheffield, UK

11:00-11:30

Is There A Future for Weirdly Uniform Churches? The Necessity and Possibility of Diversifying Korean Protestantism

Dr. Yunseong Kim, Associate Professor, Dept. of Religion and Culture, Hanshin University, Osan, Korea (now a visiting professor at Columbia University)

11:30-11:55

 

Response and Discussion 

Dr. Hak Joon Lee, Professor of Theology and Ethics, Fuller Th. Seminary, Pasadena, CA

12:00-1:00

Lunch

1:00-2:00

Free time

Session 2. Issues in the 1960s-1990s

2:00-2:30  

Ham Seok-heon’s Understanding of History  

Dr. Halla Kim, Associate Professor of Philosophy, University of Nebraska, Omaha       

2:30-2:55  

Response and Discussion

Ms. Hanmee N. Kim, Doctoral Candidate (Korean History), UCLA

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Communicative Interaction in Transnational Christians Networks in the 1970s and 80s

Ms. Misook Lee, Doctoral Candidate (Communication), University of Tokyo, Japan (now a visiting fellow at Harvard-Yenching Institute)

3:30-3:55  

Response and Discussion

Ms. Sangmee Oh, Doctoral Candidate (Korean History), UCLA

Session 3. General Discussion  

4:00-4:30  

Dr. Sung-Deuk Oak, UCLA

 

UCLA Map and Parking

For UCLA map and directions, go to http://www.ucla.edu/map/

Parking:

Please buy your all day parking permit for $11 at the Westholme/Hilgard Info Booth before you go to parking structure (P3). You must park where there are no signs. Or you can buy a hourly parking permit in pay by space at P3.

From Wilshire Boulevard, turn onto Hilgard Avenue and continue north. Make a left on Westholme Avenue and pull up to the Parking & Information Kiosk. The parking attendant will give you a campus map and direct you to P3.
Or from Wilshire Boulevrd, turn onto Hilgard Avenue and continue North. Make a left at P3 and buy a pay by space parking permit.

From Sunset Boulevard, turn onto Hilgard Avenue and continue south. Make a right on Westholme and pull up to the Parking & Information Kiosk. The parking attendant will give you a campus map and direct you to P3.
Or from Sunset Boulevard, turn onto Hilgard Avenue and turn right into P3 and you can buy a pay by space parking permit.

 

Open to Public


Cost : Free

Sung-Deuk Oak
oak@humnet.ucla.edu

Sponsor(s): Center for Korean Studies

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