[KS] Fulbright Forum March 22

Horace H. Underwood hhu at fulbright.or.kr
Fri Mar 8 03:41:35 EST 2002


Fulbright in Seoul (the Korean American Educational Commission) is pleased
to invite you to attend the Fulbright Forum for March, which will be held on
Friday, March 22, 2002, at 6:30 p.m. at the Commission offices in Mapo.

This month Dr. Bang-Soon Yoon will present and discuss the topic of "Women's
Political Participation and Gender Politics in Korea."  Dr. Yoon is
Associate Professor of Political Science and Director of the Women Studies
Program at Central Washington University and Fulbright scholar at Yonsei
University's Graduate School of International Studies and Ewha Womans
University's Department of Women's Studies.  She has been doing comparative
research and lecturing on women's political participation in Korea and the
U.S., and has published on the topic, including a chapter that will be
available for distribution at the Forum:  Bang-Soon L. Yoon,
"Democratization and Gender Politics in South Korea," in Rita Mae Kelly &
al. eds., Gender, Globalization, and Democratization (Rowman & Littlefield
Publishers, 2001).

We welcome to the March Fulbright Forum all Fulbrighters, senior lecturers
and junior researchers, as well as Board Members, Fulbright alumni, Peace
Corps alumni, Korean studies scholars, foreign graduate students, punk
rockers, and other friends of Korea and members of the Fulbright family.

The presentation will be followed by a buffet reception (in lieu of dinner.)
We hope many friends will come to enjoy the lecture, the discussion, and the

Place: Fulbright Building
168-15 Yomni-dong, Mapo-gu
see maps on our website: www.fulbright.or.kr
or call Ms. Park: 3275-4000 for directions
Date: Friday, March 22, 2002
Time: 6:30 p.m.

See you on the 22th!

Horace H. Underwood, Executive Director
Korean-American Educational Commission (Fulbright)
Seoul, Korea
hhu at fulbright.or.kr

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