Dear all, the latest KSAA Newsletter (March 2019) can be downloaded (in PDF format) here.
Category Archives: News & announcements
The Korean live music and dance event ‘SHOW PASSION KOREA’, featuring world-renowned Korean performers, is coming to Canberra (free admission)!
The Embassy of the Republic of Korea and the Korea Foundation are co-hosting ‘Show Passion Korea’ at the Cultural Centre in Kambri, on Thursday evening, 11 April 2019 in Canberra. Continue reading
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
In association with the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, and with its generous support, on 15 June, the ANU Korea Institute hosted a one-day Symposium on the future of the Korean peninsula, security in the region, and Korea-Australia relations. Recent developments on the Korean peninsula are promising an end to a stalemate in peace negotiations between North and South. But the political and economic implications for the two Koreas and their allies are enormous and they are challenging alliances. Continue reading
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