The Transgression Conference presenters at the Michigan Union
Professor Nancy Abelmann gives the keynote lecture at the Transgression as a Secular Value conference.
The Nam Center and the Ford School of Public Policy welcome Ambassador Thomas C. Minton at Korea Days
Inae Chung performs at the 2012 Chuseok Party
Courtesy YOUNG-HAE CHANG HEAVY INDUSTRIES
Middle school students compete in the final round of the first annual U-M Korea Quiz Bowl
The 2012 Nam Essay Award recipients with Mrs. Moon-Sook Nam
The 2012 Korean Language Scholarship recipients
Hallyu 2.0 professor and graduate student presenters from around the world
Professor Youngju Ryu discusses new media and electoral politics in Korea at the Hallyu 2.0 conference
Hallyu 2.0 at the Rackham Amphitheatre
Roald Maliangkay lectures on the packaging of Korean girl and boy bands
A fifth grade visit to Woon-Hyung Lee and Korea Foundation Gallery of Korean Art at UMMA
Students examine Korean ceramics led by UMMA docents
Ceramics Artist Eunhee Lee leads a demonstration onsanggam in Goryeo celadon with 5th grade students
Teachers at the East Asia Immersion Workshop practice Tal'chum
Professor Chung-in Moon gives a lecture in the Hussey Room at the Michigan League.
The Audience at the Inaugural Elder Sang-Yong Nam Lecture
A group of students met with President Chung from the Academy of Korean Studies for a luncheon where they asked him about his career, his acheivements, and his experience as a foriegn student at U-M in the 70's.
Chuseok Day Party
UMMA's exquisite Korean pottery, as well as an evolving collection of furniture, decorative arts and painting, are featured in the new gallery.
The Woon-Hyung Lee and Korea Foundation Gallery of Korean Art showcases a large collection of Korean artifacts which encompass a wide breadth of Korean history.
The Korean collection in the Asia Library has grown substantially in recent years, and specializes in Korean unification, immigration, and the Korean auto industry, among many other fields of study.
Chung Kil Chung, President of the Academy of Korean Studies visited the U-M campus.
Dean Terrence McDonald and President Chung Kil Chung from the Academy of Korean Studies shake hands after signing the grant agreement.
Bruce Cumings's talk: Apocalypse, Amnesia--and Kim Jong Il: Why the Korean War is Forgotten?
Daniel Herbert gives a lecture on non-linear time structure in Korean cinema.
The Nam Center for Korean Studies at the University of Michigan International Institute encourages economic, political, and cultural understanding of Korea in the U-M community and beyond. Through its student and faculty support and ambitious public programming, the center seeks to increase the depth and breadth of resources devoted to Korean studies.
Calls for Papers!
May 16-17, 2014
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI
Abstract Submission Deadline:
February 28, 2014
November 7-8, 2014
Abstract Submission Deadline:
March 14, 2014
Completed Paper Deadline:
September 30, 2014
- Nam Center activities for Winter 2014 featured in The Michigan Korean Weekly newspaper. Follow the link to read the full article (in Korean). February 7, 2014
- Korea Foundation Newsletter Features e-School January 30, 2014
- Korean Cinema NOW screening schedule available January 8, 2014
- Korean Cinema Now: How To Use Guys with Secret Tips
- Sang-Yong Nam Memorial Lecture: Korean Economy at a Crossroads: Aging, China & North Korea
Speaker: Dr. Ku-Hyun Jung
- Korean Cinema Now: A Werewolf Boy