The Seoul 1988 Olympic Games and Urban Renewal: a longer view
By Professor Lisa Kim Davis/Korean Studies Graduate Student Colloquium Series
Monday, April 06, 200912:30 PM - 2:00 PM
11377 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095
Professor Lisa Kim Davis will discuss the ongoing impact of the Seoul Olympics on Seoul's physical environment and in the later half of the colloquium lead a discussion of interdisciplinarity and the study of Korea, comparative scholarship (much of Davis's work compares Seoul with other Northeast Asian mega-cities) and the beauty of/trap of particularism in Korean Studies.
Bring your own lunch.
Cost : Free
Download file: KSGSC Lisa Kim Davis.docx
Sponsor(s): Center for Korean Studies