Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures
801 22nd Street, NW, Rome Hall 469
Washington, DC 20052

Phone: (202) 994-7106
Fax: (202) 994-1512
eall@gwu.edu


Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium

The Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities Series at The George Washington University provides a forum for academic discussion of Korean arts, history, language, literature, thought and religious systems in the context of East Asia and the world.  The Colloquium series is made possible by an endowment established by the estate of Hahn Moo-Sook (1918-1993), one of Korea's most honored writers, in order to uphold her spirit of openness, curiosity, and commitment to education.

22nd Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2014): "Language, Power, and Ideology in the Koreas: Honorifics and Politeness"  

21st Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2013): “Korea and Cultural Diplomacy: Politics and Meaning in Arts, Industry, and Civil Society”

20th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2012): “Generations: 100 Years of Korean Literature” [Poster] [Program] [English and Korean press release

19th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2011): "Staging Korea: Korean Theatre in Search of New Aesthetics" [Poster] [Program] [English and Korean press release]

18th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2010) "Medicine, Mental Health and Childhood in Korea" [Poster] [Program] [English and Korean press release]
 
17th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2009) Representing Korea's Visual Culture and Heritage
 
16th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2008) Tradition and Modernity in Korean Literature
 
15th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2007) Korean Architecture
 
14th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2007) Korean Poetry
 
13th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2006) Korean Food
 
12th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2005) Military
 
11th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2004) Education, Proceedings
 
10th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2003) Korean American Writers, Sigur Center Asia Papers 20
 
9th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2002) Cinema
 
8th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2001) Music
 
7th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (2000) Christianity
 
6th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (1999) Translation; review 
 
5th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (1998) Creative Women

4th Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (1997) Writing and Reconciliation

3rd  Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (1996) Shamanism in a Confucian Society: Past and Present.

2nd Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (1996) Views of Enlightenment and Monastic Practice in Korean Son (Ch'an/Zen) Buddhism.

1st Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium (1995) Psyche and Cosmos in Traditional Korean Thought: FLYER; GW-NEWS


History of Colloquium

The Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities series was established in 1995 with an endowment established by the gift of the Hahn Moo-Sook Foundation in Seoul.