WEBINAR: "Women and Peace Movement in Korea"
August 12, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. CDT (US, GMT-5)
The Center for Asian/Asian American Ministry at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary is hosting a webinar on "Women and Peace Movement in Korea" with Dr. Suzy Kim and Dr. Keun-joo Christine Pae on August 12th at 9:00 a.m. CDT (US, GMT-5).
Dr. Suzy Kim is a historian and author of the award-winning Everyday Life in the North Korean Revolution, 1945-1950 published by Cornell University Press (2013). Her work has appeared in the Journal of Korean Studies, Asia-Pacific Journal, Cross-Currents, Comparative Studies in Society and History, and Gender & History. She holds a PhD from the University of Chicago, and teaches at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey in New Brunswick, USA. She is currently at work on a book about the history of North Korean women during the Cold War, and is a founding member of Women Cross DMZ, a global movement of women to end the Korean War.
Dr. Keun-joo Christine Pae is associate Professor of Religion/Ethics and Women’s and Gender Studies at Denison University, Granville, Ohio. She is also Chair of the Religion Department. Trained as a social ethicist, her research and teaching interests include womanist/feminist spiritual activism, faith-based popular activism, transnational feminist ethics, religious ethics of peace and war, U.S. overseas military bases, and military prostitution.
The webinar is free to attend but registration is required. Registrants will receive the link to join the webinars a few days before the event.