[KS] List of AKSE panels in April 2001

Youngsook Pak yp at soas.ac.uk
Fri Nov 24 12:30:36 EST 2000

20th AKSE (Association of Korean Studies in Europe) Conference in London

4-8 April 2001

School of Oriental & African Studies
University of London 

For further details, please write to:

Dr Youngsook Pak
Secretary, AKSE
Organizer of the Conference
University of London
Thornhaugh Street
London WC1H OXG

Tel:  +44-20-7898 4224
Fax:  +44-20-7898 4229

e-mail: yp at soas.ac.uk


Preliminary Session: Research on Chosôn Dynasty History in Honour of Martina

Speakers:  John Duncan (University of California)
           Jahyun Kim-Haboush (University of Illinois)
           James Palais (University of Washington, Seattle)
           Robert Provine (University of Maryland)
           Bodewijn Walraven (Leiden University)
           Yi Song-mu (Kuksa p'yonch'an wiwonhoe)
           Yi Taejin (Seoul National

Panel 1: Pre-Modern History

Elisabeth Chabanol:  Classification des tombes à cercueil exterieur en bois et
pièrre entassées  du Silla ancien: Reconsidération

Michael C.E. Finch: A Korean view of Choson's International Position on the
eve of the Sino-Japanese War in 1894: A Study on Min Yong-hwan's Policy Essay,

Hugh H.W. Kang: The Historiography of the King Kwanggaet'o Stele

Grace E. Koh: History or Literature?A study on the subject genre of the Samguk

Gari Ledyard: High Culture and Vernacular Culture in Hong Taeyong's View of

James B. Lewis: Japanese Metals in Choson-era Korea: trade, transport and use

Jin - Mieung Li: Découverte de la Corée par les navigateurs occidentaux, de
1787 à 1859: hydrographie, connaissance des côtes corénnes et tentative de
contacxt avec les Coréens

Victoria Pak: Kyuwon Sahwa as a source for study of Korean History

Alexander V. Solovyov: Biographies in Samguk Sagi. Literature vs. History?

Panel 2: Modern History

Michael Allen/Young-Hee Lee/Rumi Sakamoto: Nationalism, Feminism, and Other
Isms: The 'Comfort Women' in Parallel Discourses

Rupa Bagga: Tradition, Demolition and Modernity in the Republic of Korea

Donald N. Clark: Jim Hausman, Soldier of Freedom. Americans, Koreans and the
Birth of the ROK Army

Tong-hyun Huh: What is a "Courtiers' Observation Mission to Japan"

Serguei O. Kourbanov: Elements of Bourgeois-Democratic Revolution in 1919
Independence Movement in Korea

Vladimir Tikhonov: The Riddle of Lee Tongin -a "pro-Japanese traitor" or the
"Forerunner of Enlightenment"?

Carl Young: Tonghak and the Ilchinhoe, 1904-1905

Panel 3: Modern Korea

Judith Cherry: The Origins of and Response to the IMF Crisis -The Korean

Aurel Croissant: Strong Presidents, Weak Democaracy? Presidentialism and
Delegative Democracy in South Korea and the Philippines

Rüdiger Frank: Telecommunications Reform in Korea -An Exception from the Rule?

Hyuk-Rae Kim: An Emerging Paradox in Transition to Democracy -Civic Coalition
for General Election in South Korea

Janice C.H. Kim: Gender, Labor, Political Consciousness: Female Factory
Workers in Colonial Korea

Antti Leppänen: Neighborhood businesses and the neighborhood moral economy

Panel 4: Religion and Philosophy

a) Buddhism and Buddhist Art

Jee-won Ahn: Koryo sidae pulgyo ûirye ûi sahoejôk kinûng (Social Function of
Koryo Buddhist Ceremonies)

Yannick Bruneton: Le traitement des moines nommées dans le Koryosa

Tong-shin Nam: Study on the Buddhist Tendencies in the late Choson dynasty and
the formation of 'Sang-bôb-myôl-ui-gyông'

N. Mohan Pankaj: The Maitreya Cult in Early Silla and Its Modern

Jörg Plassen: Denial and affirmation in Wônhyo's exegesis

Tonino Puggioni: A Koryo Court Lady in 14th Century Yuan China -Empress Ki and
her role in the promotion of Buddhism

Sem Vermeersch: The Relation Between Geomancy and Buddhism in Koryô: pibo
sasang reconsidered

b) Traditional Thoughts 

Anders Karlsson: Chôngamnok and the Ideology of the Hong Kyôngnae Rebellion

Mark Setton: Is there a post-Neo-Confucianism? Chông Yagyong's "Classical
Learning" and the unravelling of li-ch'i metaphysics

Snjezana Zoric: The ecotopic thinking and intercultural turn in Korean

c) Christianity

Evelyne Chérel-Riquier: Logiques de politisation de l'Eglise catholique
coréenne lors des élections géneerales du 10 mai 1948

Panel 5: Linguistics

Romuald Huszcza: Some typological aspects of the Korean predicative inflection

Stas Kim: Study of linguistic peculiarities of the Primorskii Krai toponyms in
the Far East

Stefan Knoob: "He jump-enter-went to the house, raise-held the hammer,
descend-struck his lover, and hit-killed her." -A cognitive-semiotic approach
to complex event construal in Korean

Joonseo Lim: Hanguko suko kumunesoui chosa hyongt'ae

Martine Robbeets: Derivation and declension in Korean, Japanese and Altaic

Ho-min Sohn: Evolvement of Interactive Sentence Enders in Korean

Hyang-keun Song: (proposal is sent directly to the convenor)

Kychul Sung: Morphological Condition of the Tensification in two nown pharase
constructions in Korean

L. A. Tyan

Panel 6: Anthropology and Folklore

Sea Ling Cheng: Helping 'Others': Korean activists' response to the
trafficking of foreign 'entertainers' into US Military Camp Towns in Korean

A. Fedoteff: On the Image of Bear in Korean and Altai Mythology

Nathalie Luca: Usang, saibi chonggyo, et idan: la perception de la notion de
'secte' en Corée Etude comparative avec la France

Yuri Nakagawa:The structural change of the jip in a rural Korean village

Hae-kyung Um: Performing Korean Identity: Its construction and representation
at home and abroad

Eunsil Yim: La construction de l'identité des Coréens au Kazakhstan

Panel 7: Classical Literature

Miriam Löwensteinová: Poems of Kim Man-jung's Kuunmong -The Nine Cloud Dream-

Daehaeng Kim: On the relation of tears and laughter in Korean literature

Peter Mauro Schroepfer: The social limitaitons of romantic imagination in the
Aejông sosôl 

Sung-kyung Sul: The Authorship of the Ch'unhyangjon

Panel 8: Modern Literature

Phil Kim: Korean literature in Soviet Kazakstan and the role of dramaturgist
Han Jin (1931-1993)

Yoon-shik Kim: an Essay on Three Categories of the Unification,
Semi-unification, and Parallelism in Literary History

Yung-hee Kim: Quest for Authenticity: Life and Thought of the Early Korean
Feminist Writer, Na Hye-sôk

Halina Ogarek-Czoj: Traumatic experiences of the Korean War and the Vietnam
War as reflected in Ahn Jung-Hyo's novels: 'Silver Stallion' (Kalssam) and
'White Badge' (Hayan Chônchaeng)

Helga Picht: The Trauma of Korean War, reflected in North and South Korean
Literature (Comparison of Ri Ki-yông's 'Soil' and Pak Kyong-ni's 'Market and

Ji-moon Suh: Whether Enemy or Brother: Patriotism in Conflict with Brotherhood
in the Poetry of the Korean War by Korean Poets

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