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)

UCLA Korean Culture Night 2014 Traditional Fan Dance

Photo by Jordan Church.

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Us & Them: Korean Indie Rock in a K-Pop World

Tuesday, April 14, 2015
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

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: Friday, February 27, 2015.

Call for Papers: UCLA 2015 Im Conference of Korean Christianity

The UCLA Center for Korean Christianity is pleased to announce that the 2015 Im Conference of Korean Christianity will be held at 10383 Bunche Hall on April 24, 2015.

CKS In the News
Professor Sung-Deuk Oak's "The Making of Korean Christianity: Protestant Encounters with Korean Religions, 1876-1915" Awarded Book of the Year

Professor Sung-Deuk Oak's recent monograph, "The Making of Korean Christianity," was awarded "Book of the Year" by Books and Culture: A Christian Review in December 2013. The magazine is a most widely-read Christian book review journal. Dr. Oak's book was published last September as the first volume of the Studies in World Christianity Series of the Nagel Institute of Calvin College and Baylor University Press.

CKS In the News
East meets west in a portrait: A conversation with Korean art scholar Burglind Jungmann

UCLA Professor Burglind Jungmann, a member of the core faculty of the Center for Korean Studies, speaks about her work and Rubens's drawing, "Man in Korean Costume," on exhibit at the J. Paul Getty Museum.