[Socrates] Year of Korea: Speaker Series for the Month of April, 2017! Free Hour on April 24th & April 26th

Cecilia B Britez Cecilia.Britez at qc.cuny.edu
Fri Apr 21 17:14:15 EDT 2017


It is my pleasure to invite you to the Year of Korea Speaker Series for the Month of April!

Monday, April 24th, Free Hour @ Queens Hall 135
"Resident" Korean Literature in Japan: An Introduction

Guest Speaker: Dr. Christina Yi, Assistant Professor of Modern Japanese Literature at the University of British Columbia

Wednesday, April 26th, Free Hour @ Campbell Dome
Understanding the Issues of Ethnic and Cultural Identities from the Perspective of US Korean Adoptees

Guest Panelists and Topics:

Jenny Town, Assistant Director of the US-Korea Institute (USKI), School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University & Managing Editor and Producer of "38 North"

Topic: "The Origins of International Adoption and Early Experiences of Adoptees"

Stuart Schaffer, Office of Enrollment Management, Queens College

Topic: "In 1993 We Adopted a Korean Child: Our Wonderful Journey"

Kira Morris-Schaffer, Daughter of Stuart Schaffer

Topic: "Adjusting to Life as a Korean Adoptee in Westchester"

Michael Mullen, Board Member of Also-Known-As & Manager and Developer of Enterprise Software

Topic: "A Baptism in Korean"

See you all there!



Cecilia Britez<https://www.linkedin.com/in/cecilia-vega-britez-55530394>
Director of Administration, Year of Korea<http://korea.qc.cuny.edu/>
CUNY Service Corps at Queens College<http://qc.cuny.edu/servicecorps>
718-570-0548 | 314 Razran Hall

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