In the news: UI professor creates intellectual hub for Korean studies

Thursday, November 4, 2021
Have you watched the Netflix series Squid Game? What about Parasite, the Academy’s Best Picture of 2019? For many Americans, pop culture is their first, and maybe only, exposure to Korean culture.

Guest speaker to lecture on Gastronomical crossroads of Koreans and Yemenis

Wednesday, September 15, 2021
The Korean Studies Research Network and International Programs will present a virtual lecture by guest speaker Robert Ji-Song Ku entitled "The Pork Belly Fallacy: Koreans and Yemenis at the Gastronomical Crossroads" on Tuesday, October 5, from 3:30 - 5 p.m.