In the second Ra Yong-yil lecture, Bruce Cumings, author of Korea’s Place in the Sun, comes to Robinson College to talk about North Korea. Details below:
“The US and North Korea: Dealing with Irrationality”
PROFESSOR BRUCE CUMINGS
University of Chicago (USA)
The Ra Jong-Yil Lecture in Korean Studies
FRIDAY 23RD OCTOBER, 2009
UMNEY THEATRE, ROBINSON COLLEGE, 5:00PM
Bruce Cumings is the Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor and the chairman of the History Department at the University of Chicago. He is the author of the two-volume study, The Origins of the Korean War, War and Television, Korea’s Place in the Sun: A Modern History, Parallax Visions: Making Sense of American—East Asian Relations, North Korea: Another Country, and co-author of Inventing the Axis of Evil.
All are welcome to attend.