Transcoding as Cultural and Social Practice

Project related Courses at FUB

Summer semester 2017

  • Feminist Theories in Korea - Hye Young Kim

  • Theoretical Background of Korean Studies: Foucault and Derrida - Hye Young Kim

  • Ethnography of Urban Aspirations - Jung Jin-Heon

  • Special Lecture Series: Media and Democracy

    • Media and Democracy - Prof. Eun-Jeung Lee (FU Berlin), 26.04.2017

    • The Relation of the Dynamics of Korean Democracy and Media through the 5.18 Democratization Movement - Suhee Yun (Korean Broadcasting System), 17.05.2017

    • Development of Korean Democratization and the Press: The Function of a News Agency - Hee Ahn (Yonhap News), 07.06.2017

    • Victorious Citizens Build a Newspaper - Hojin Song (Hankyoreh), 28.06.2017

Winter semester 2016

  • Multilateralismus in Ostasien: Akteure, Institutionen und Strategien - Sang Kuk Kim, Eric Ballbach

  • Reading North Korea – Lektüre und Analyse nordkoreanischer Diskurse - Eric Ballbach

  • Special Lecture Series: Korea in East Asia: History of Ideas

    • Der Roman “Die Drei Leben der Ri Koran” (Ian Buruma, 2010) als Chance und Herausforderung transnationaler/transkultureller Japan- und Ostasien-Forschung - Steffi Richter (Universiät Leipzig), 26.10.2016

    • Writing History: The Role of Philosophy and the Legacies of the Postwar Korea-Japan Relation - Yoko Arisaka (Universität Hildesheim), 16.11.2016

    • Kann das Nachbarland Korea zu einer “Kolonie” warden? Überlegungen zum “Kolonie”-Begriff aus Anlass eines japanischen Gutachtens zur Assimilationspolitik Preußens - Wolfgang Seifert (Universität Heidelberg), 23.11.2016

    • The Debate between Neo-Confucianism and Buddhism in Jeong Dojeon and Gihwa - Eric Nelson (The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology), 30.11.2016

    • The Imagination of Asia and Aporia of Nationalism in Post-War Asia - Wondam Paik (SungKongHoe University), 11.01.2017

  • Special Lecture Series: Time and Space

    • Unfolding Multicultural City from the Perspective of Korean Diaspora: Ansan, South Korea - Soyong Kim (Movie Director, Korea National University of Art), 18.01.2017

    • Interspaces - Junggeun Oh (Artist), 25.01.2017

    • Vom Wunderkind zum Virtuosen: Warum ist “K-Classic”? - Yoonhee Yang (Pianist), 01.02.2017

    • Documentfilm Sewol - Ok-Hee Jeong (Movie Director), 13.02.2017

    • Love Wins - Gwangsoo Kim Jho (Movie Director), 15.02.2017

Summer semester 2016

  • Modern Korean Culture and Society - Eunju Bährisch

  • Korea in East Asia: Postcolonial theories and Kyoto School - Hye Young Kim (Philosophy, FU Berlin)

  • Von Ideologien zu Ideen: Struktur des politischen Diskurses in Südkorea - Oul Clara Han (Graduate School of East Asian Studies, FU Berlin)

  • Bildungsgeschichte in Korea - Martin Gehlmann

  • Schönheit in Ostasien - Anett Dippner (Chinese Studies, FU Berlin)

  • East Asian Post-Cold War and Memory Politics - Prof. Keun-Sik Jung (Seoul National University)

  • Varieties of Peace: Korea and Europe in Comparison - Hak-Jae Kim (Graduate School of East Asian Studies, FU Berlin)

  • Mass Media and Korean Society - Sangguk Kim

  • Korean Literature Series

    • Han Ŭn-hyŏng, 05.07.2016

    • Bach Yu Ram Gi – A Journey to Bach - Lee Soo-eun (artist and director), 07.07.2016

  • Social Issues in Contemporary Korea

    • Die koreanische Gesellschaft nach der Wiedervereinigung) - Nak-in SUNG (President of Seoul National University), 25.05.2016

    • Local Memory Questioning Justice in Asia: The Issue of Japanese Military Comfort Women - Hyunah YANG (Seoul National University), 07.06.2016

    • Zerstörung der rechtsstaatlichen Gewalt: Sowjetische Denkmäler in der globalen Perspektive - Keun-Sik JUNG (Seoul National University), 10.06.2016

  • Special Lecture Series: Economic Relations between Germany and Korea

    • KOTRA und die Deutsch-Koreanischen Wirtschaftsbeziehungen - Yu Hyeon YUN (KOTRA Frankfurt), 11.05.2016

    • Promoting Economic Relations between Korea and Germany - Jonh Youn JEONG (Wirtschaftsattaché der Botschaft der Republik Korea in Deutschland), 18.05.2016

    • OAV-Netzwerk der detschen Asienwirtschaft: Korea) - Timo PREKOP (Ostasiatischer Verein e.v), 01.06.2016

    • David MOHR (Gamevil Europe GmbH), 22.06.2016

Winter semester 2015

  • Die Rolle der First Lady - Daniela Claus

  • Social Movement - Heekyoung Chang

  • Sprachgebrauch im Film - Ko-Un Kim

  • Academic English: Writing and Speaking

- Participants included doctoral students and one post-doctoral researcher (Heekyoung Chang, Daniela Claus, Gabriel Dae-In Lux, Janek Kaftan, Ko-Un Kim, Quynh Giang Pham)
  • Special Lecture Series: Korean Visual Arts and Research Methodology

    • Poster Culture in North Korea - Professor Koen De Ceuster (Leiden University, the Netherlands), 06.01.2016

    • The Secret of a Late Joseon Beauty Portrait from Budapest - Professor Beatrix Mecsi (ELTE, Hungary), 13.01.2016

    • The Fieldwork Paradox in North Korea - Professor Valerie Gelezeau (EHESS, France), 27.01.2016

    • History and Collective Memory in Contemporary Korean Art - Dr. Charlotte Horlyck (SOAS, London, UK), 03.02.2016

Summer semester 2015

  • Introduction to Korean Society - Hak-Jae Kim

  • Public Memory in Korea - Daniela Claus

  • Special Lecture Series: Political Approaches to Modern Korean Society

    • North Korea under Kim Jong-Un: Present and Future - Chang-Seok Yang (Kaeseong IC Foundation), 22.04.2015

    • The Place of Human Rights in Korea’s Democracy - Hyo-Je Cho (Sungkonghoe University), 06.05.2015

    • Contemporary Korean Political Thought and Park Chung-hee - Jung In Kang (Sogang University), 13.05.2015

    • Protest Politics of Middle Aged Women in South Korea - Youngtae Shin (Univ. of Central Oklahoma), 27.05.2015

    • Korean Democracy in Pitfalls - Jang-Jip Choi (Korea University), 03.06.2015

    • Transitional Justice in East Asia - Sang-Jin Han (Seoul National University), 10.06.2015

Winter semester 2014

  • Introduction to Korean Society - Hak-Jae Kim

  • Special Lecture Series: Cultural Anthropology and Korean Studies

    • The Political Life of Kinship during the Cold War - Heonik Kwon (University of Cambridge, Trinity College), 21.01.2015

    • Historicizing Korean Anthropology: North-South Korea and Public Anthropology - Jin-Heon Jung (Max Planck Institute), 28.01.2015

    • Transformation of Asian Megacity and Risk Society - Chang Hyun Lee (Kookmin University), 04.02.2015

    • The Ideas of Competition and Justice in Modern and Contemporary Korea - Vladimir Tikhonov (University of Oslo), 11.02.2015

Winter semester 2013

  • Kultur Nordkoreas

    • Film und Filmfestival in Nordkorea - Uwe Schemelter, 30.10.2013

    • Choe Seung-hee, Ursprünge des Tanzes in Nordkorea - Son Ok-ju, 06.11.2013

    • Der politische Alltag: Foto-Eindrücke aus Nordkorea - Werner Kamppeter / Holmer Brochlos, 06.11.2013

    • Musik und Militarisierung in Nordkorea - Doris Hertrampf, 20.11.2013

  • Diplomatie in Korea und Deutschland: Korea – die letzten 10 Jahre, Botschafter Südkoreas in Berlin: Aufgaben und Funktionen

    • Michael Geier, 04.12.2013

    • Norbert Baas, 11.12.2013

    • Kim Jae-shin, 08.01.2014

    • Yun Jong-seok, 15.01.2014

Summer semester 2013

  • Korean Politics Today - delivered by important political figures in Korea including Hwang-sik Kim, Hak-kyu Sohn and Du-kwan Kim

    • The 4.24 by Elections and Prospective Party Politics in South Korea, 24.04.2013

    • Korea’s Soft Power Diplomacy in Global Era, 03.05.2013

    • Current Korean Politics Affairs, 15.05.2013

    • Insights on the Institution of the Prime Minister in Korea, 05.06.2013

    • Aufarbeitung staatlichen Unrechts in Südkorea / Staatliches Unrecht und Traumata, 18.06.2013

  • Hallyu in Europe: Comparison and Analysis

    • Miriam Löwensteinova, Stephane Thevenet, Valentina Marinescu, Anna Yates, Daniela Claus, 10.04.2013

    • Sulgie Lie, 29.05.2013

    • Michael Fuhr, 26.06.2013

Winter semester 2012

  • Culture and Tradition in Korea

    • Populärmusik in Korea - Chang Nam Kim, 24.10.2012

    • Tradition & Moderne in Korea - Dong-No Kim, 31.10.2012

    • Religion in Korea - Stuart Lachs, 28.11.2012

    • Philosophie in Korea - Eun-Jeung Lee, 09.01.2012

    • Literatur in Korea - Helga Picht, 23.01.2013

Summer semester 2012

  • Social Changes in East Asia

    • What is the ‘K’ in K-Pop? - John Lie, 18.04.2012

    • Regionalization Health Policy in East Asia - Paul Talcott, 25.04.2012

    • The Zen of Japanese Colonialism, with a Focus on Korea - Brian Victoria, 16.05.2012

    • Victimhood Nationalism in the Transpacific Space - Jie-Hyun Lim, 06.06.2012

    • Bürgerbeteiligung und Parteienwandel in der südkoreanischen Politik - Jin Wook Shin, 04.07.2012

    • Just Another Crisis? - Young-kwan Yoon, Myung Lim Park, Eric Ballbach, Werner Pfennig, 17.04.2013

Winter semester 2011

  • Economy in South Korea

    • International Trade of South Korea - Hyeong Gon Kang, 26.10.2011

    • Korea-EU FTA - In Ho Lee, 07.12.2011

    • Korean Style Business Culture? - Ho Gyun Kim, 11.01.2012

    • Implication of the FKTU between Europe and Korea - Christian Ehler, 20.01.2012

    • Korea as a Country of Tourism - Gukje Yim, 01.02.2012

Summer semester 2011

  • Cooperation with North Korea

    • Die wirtschaftliche Kooeration zwischen Nord- und Südkorea: Entwicklung und Perspektiven - Kim Ki Hyeok, 19.04.2011

    • Humanitäre Kooperation mit Nordkorea: Erfahrungen aus der Arbeit der Welthungerhilfe - Karin Janz, 03.05.2011

    • Die wirtschaftliche Kooeration zwischen Nord- und Südkorea: Das Fall-Beispiel Kaesong - Kim Ki Hyeok, 17.05.2011

    • Kooperationansätze der politischen Stiftungen. Die Arbeit der Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung in Nordkorea - Werner Kamppeter, 31.05.2011

    • Kooperation mit Nordkorea. Eine politikwissenschaftliche Betrachtung - Eric Ballbach, 07.06.2011

  • Politics and Society in Korea

    • Development and Problems of Progressive Politics and Parties in south Korea - Seung Soo Cho, 10.05.2011

    • Student Protests in South Korea Then and Now: Current Demonstrations for Halving Tuition Fees - Geun Shik Jung, 16.06.2011

    • The Social Network and Power of the Korean Elites - Yuntae Kim, 06.07.2011

    • The Work of South Korea’s Truth Commission and Its Impact on East-Asian Peace and Human rights - Dong Choon Kim, 30.11.2011

Winter semester 2010

  • Human Rights in Contemporary Korea

    • ‘The Economy-First’ Policy and the Human Rights of Korea - Kyong-Whan Ahn, 02.11.2010

    • Fall into Disfavor: An Artist’s Journey into the World of the Down-and-Out” - Geumsun Han, 16.11.2010

    • From Dream to Reality in South Korea: The Social Entrepreneur in Fashion Industry” - Soonok Chun, 07.12.2010

    • Who Are “Zainichi” Koreans? - Kyung Sik Suh, 04.01.2011

Summer semester 2010

  • Policy Changes of North Korea in the Period of Kim Jongil - Prof. Alexander Vorontsov (Head, the Korea and Mongolia Department, Institute of Oriental Studies, Russian Academy of Sciences), 20.04.2010