9th Korean Studies Association of Australasia Biennial Conference

Allan Scott auditorium / Sir George Kingston Building

25 November – 27 November 2015

Organised by the Korean Studies Association of Australasia (KSAA)


The KSAA are grateful to the following sponsors for their support.

  • Korea Foundation
  • The Academy of Korean Studies
  • Australia-Korea Foundation
  • Wine Australia
  • Australian Wines
  • School of Management, University of South Australia Business School

Keynote speakers

Prof. Tae-Hyun Kim, Chung-Ang University

Prof. Jae-Hoon Yeon SOAS, University of London


To see the full program, click here.

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2016 Korea Foundation/KSAA Post-graduate & Post-doc scholarships (!)

A new round of KSAA fellowships for post-graduate and post-doc scholarships for study in Australia/New Zealand has just been announced by the Korea Foundation. You can download all information on the former here, and on post-doc fellowships here. The  application should be completed and submitted via http://apply.kf.or.kr. Application period: 21 September to 30 October 2015, by 6 pm Korean standard time.

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International symposium “Judging the Past in a Post-Cold War World” at Univ. of Sydney

The University of Sydney is hosting an international symposium entitled “Judging the Past in a Post-Cold War World.” Continue reading

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Registration info KSAA Biennial Conference 2015

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Call for Papers — KSAA 9th Biennial Conference

The Call for Papers for the upcoming KSAA 9th Biennial Conference can be downloaded here.

Important Dates

Abstract submissions deadline: Sunday 16 August, 2015. Abstract acceptance notification: 31 August, 2015. Full paper submissions deadline: 10 October 2015 Registration deadline: 10 October 2015 Conference dates: 25-27 November 2015. Continue reading


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New journal launches with special issue on Korea

IJASThe Irish Journal of Asian Studies (IJAS) is a new international peer-reviewed online journal, which provides a significant multi-disciplinary space for the publication of original, scholarly articles encompassing all aspects of research relating to Asia in the broadest sense, from pre-modern times until the present day. Continue reading

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Special issue of Artlink magazine on contemporary Korean art

This special edition on Korea surveys the response of artists to technology, a.adapter smallthe north-south division, dissent, gender, the legacies of occupation layered upon cultural traditions including performance and poetry. It profiles Australia’s cultural relationship with Korea: residencies and reciprocal exhibitions. For more information, download list of content here.

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