Symposium on Race, Gender, and Theology in Korean American Christianity


The Henry Luce Foundation Colloquium Series on Korean Christianity


Friday, April 23, 2004
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095

Panel I:  Women, Race, and Gender Issues (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)

Dr. Anne Soon Choi, Swarthmore College
“For the Sake of the Nation;” Korean Women Students and Protestant Christianity in the United States, 1919-1945   

Dr. Anne Joh, Fordham University
“The Intersection of Race, Gender and Religion: A Korean American Postcolonial Feminist Negotiation of Hybridity”
   
Response by Drs. Jung Sun Park, CSU Dominguez Hills and Sung-Deuk Oak, UCLA

Panel II:  Formation of Korean American Theology (1:00 – 3:00 p.m.)

Dr. Paul Lim, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary
“Beyond Han: A Preliminary Construal of a Korean American Public Theology"

Dr. Andrew S. Park, United Theological Seminary
“Theology of an Ecoton Community: Charting a Fresh Direction for Korean American Christianity”
   
Response by Rev. Dr. Peter Kim, Community Presbyterian Church of Bellflower and Dr. Ken Lee, Stetson University and UCLA  


For more information please contact:

Center for Korean Studies Tel: 310-825-3284

koreanstudies@international.ucla.edu


www.international.ucla.edu/korea



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