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Democracy and Peace-Building in Korea & the Choice of 2007

한국의 민주주의와 한반도 평화, 2007년의 선택

Saturday, May 12, 2007
1:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Sierra Room, Wilshire Grand Hotel LA
930 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90017

Moderator: Namhee Lee (UCLA)

1:00-1:30

Registration

1:30-2:30

 

Keynote Speeches
Speakers: Nak Chung Paik (Professor Emeritus, Seoul National University)
Leon Sigal (Social Science Research Council)

2:30-4:00

Session I: 2007 Presidential Election and Democracy in Korea
Moderator: Hyojoung Kim (California State University, Los Angeles)
Presenters: Ho Ki Kim (Yonsei University), Kyu Sup Hahn (UCLA)
Discussants: Hae Gu Jung (SungKongHoe University)
Sang Chul Yoon (Hanshin University)

4:00-4:10

Break

4:10-5:40

Session II: North Korean Nuclear Crisis and Korean-US Relations
Moderator: Namhee Lee (UCLA)
Presenters: Myung Lim Park (Yonsei University), Jae-Jung Suh (Cornell University)
Discussants: Dae-Sook Suh (Professor Emeritus, University of Hawaii)
Dong Man Suh (Sangji University)

5:40-5:50

Break

5:50-7:00

Session III: Role of L.A. Korean-American Community for Democracy and Peace-Building in Korea
Moderator/Discussant: Edward Chang (UC Riverside)
Discussants: Kyeyoung Park (UCLA), James Oh (KCRCUSA)
Paul Yoon (The 121 Coalition)


Cost : Free

213-380-9801

Sponsor(s): Center for Korean Studies, Ministry of Unification, Korean Council for Reconciliation and Cooperation, Korean Consulate General in Los Angeles, National Unification Advisory Council of the Republic of Korea, Los Angeles Chapter, Korean-American Federation of Los Angeles, Korea Democracy Foundation, Korean Council for Reconciliation and Cooperation in the U.S.A.

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