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KSAA response to Daily Telegraph attack on KSAA committee member.

Dear KSAA members,

The executive committee members of the Korean Studies Association of Australasia (KSAA) express their solidarity with and support for the Sydney University academics recently singled out in the Daily Telegraph article ‘Degrees of Hilarity’, which seeks to undermine the value of teaching diversity as part of University curriculum. Continue reading

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Korea-Australia Relations during a Time of Transition Symposium (15 June) report

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KSAA Dinner at ASAA, Sydney, on 3 July

Dear Colleagues,

Many thanks to all of you who have confirmed your attendance to the KSAA Dinner on Tuesday 3 July after the subregional keynote by Professor Andrew Kim. There is no formal Sub-Regional Association meeting for KSAA as our biennial AGM takes place during the KSAA main conferences, but we will have a short informal meeting in the same room (ABS SR 2020) to update you all on current and upcoming KSAA activities before heading out for dinner. Continue reading

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Korea-Australia Relations during a Time of Transition Symposium – ANU, 15 June

Korea-Australia relations during a time of transition Symposium

Recent developments on the Korean peninsula are promising an end to a stalemate in peace negotiations between North and South. The political and economic implications for the two Koreas and their allies are enormous and they are challenging alliances. In association with the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, and with its generous support, the ANU Korea Institute is hosting a one-day Symposium on the future of the Korean peninsula, security in the region, and Korea-Australia relations. Featuring key analysts from Australia and Korea, it seeks to identify the pathways to success and the possible causes of failure.

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KSAA Biennial Conference 2017 roundup

The 10th biennial KSAA conference was a great success. With the help of a wonderful team of assistants, Assoc. Prof. Bronwen Dalton and Dr Yoon Moon Jung did a beautiful job arranging and managing the program, and ensuring the procedures ran as smoothly as they did.

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