Gyeonghoeru Palace at Gyeongbokgung

Photo by Jacob Rosen. (Cropped)

Seoul from Namsan Tower

Photo by Clint Sharp. CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 (Cropped)

Hangang Bridge

Photo by Kihong Kim. CC BY-NC 2.0 (Cropped)

Anapji Pond

Photo by buck82. CC BY-NC 2.0 (Cropped)

Traditional Korean Music Performance

Photo by wwian. CC BY-NC 2.0 (Cropped)

Upcoming Events

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Film Screening: Blue Butterfly Effect (2017)

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM


Vicarious Media: Serial Affect and KPOP Reaction Videos

Monday, March 05, 2018
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Undergraduate Fellowship Opportunity
UCLA Center for Korean Studies & Korea University International Summer Campus Program

Center for Korean Studies will be selecting nine undergraduate students to participate in the Korea University International Summer Campus program this summer with Tuition Waiver, Housing Fee Waiver for the six-week long program, and a small stipend. Application Deadline: Wednesday, February 28, 2018.

Undergraduate Fellowship Opportunity
Center for Korean Studies Undergraduate Fellowship

To foster interest and scholarship in Korean Studies, Center for Korean Studies is selecting two undergraduate students as CKS Undergraduate Fellows.

Call for Papers: The Korean Television Reader

The editors are interested in an interdisciplinary discussion of television programs that address the wide range of novel approaches to interrelated media spheres.

Professor Gina Kim wins top VR award at Venice film festival

Professor Gina Kim, CKS-affiliated faculty, won the best virtual reality story award for her work "Bloodless" at the 74th Venice International Film Festival.

Study Abroad Opportunity
IUC for Korean Language Studies at SKKU

The IUC (Inter-University Center) for Korean Language Studies at SKKU is now accepting applications from students for the 2017 academic year for advanced academic Korean language training.

Cultural historian leads Center for Korean Studies

Namhee Lee looks forward to involving the impressive cadre of Korean specialists at UCLA — who teach in departments and schools across campus — in the activities of the Center for Korean Studies.