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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The Controversy over USA Patriot Act and Implications

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Film Screening: Burning (2018)

Friday, October 26, 2018
1:00 PM

NPR Interview with Assistant Professor Judy Han

Thousands of South Korean women held a demonstration this past Saturday demanding stronger government action in regards to the spread of intimate and unauthorized photos. In this article, Assistant Professor Judy Han discusses the driving phenomenon behind the use of 'spycam porn' with AirTalk's Larry Mantle.

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 Proposals: 2018 Korean Studies Grant

The Academy of Korean Studies (AKS) is pleased to announce the guidelines for the 2018 Korean Studies Grant Program. We invite proposals for following 5 categories and this year, we have launched a new program, ‘Translation Project of Overseas Korean Studies Monograph' to make international scholarship available to Korean readers.

Professor Gina Kim releases new book titled "Seoul, Visages d'une Ville"

Professor Gina Kim, CKS-affiliated faculty, has released a new book titled "Seoul, Visages d'une Ville". The tri-lingual book is based on her film, "Faces of Seoul".

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.