Xinjiang: Where We Are At

Program Start Date: Nov 2 2021

Location: Online program

About the “Where We Are At” Series With a 24-hour uninterrupted, busy news cycle, it can be difficult to stay updated on East Asia and to grasp the relevance of the news we see. This online program series will help teachers with a recap of how China, Xinjiang, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan stand

Hong Kong: Where We Are At

Program Start Date: Nov 16 2021

Location: Online program

About the “Where We Are At” Series With a 24-hour uninterrupted, busy news cycle, it can be difficult to stay updated on East Asia and to grasp the relevance of the news we see. This online program series will help teachers with a recap of how China, Xinjiang, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan stand

China: Where We Are At

Program Start Date: Oct 26 2021

Location: Online program

About the “Where We Are At” Series With a 24-hour uninterrupted, busy news cycle, it can be difficult to stay updated on East Asia and to grasp the relevance of the news we see. This online program series will help teachers with a recap of how China, Xinjiang, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan stand

Taiwan: Where We Are At

Program Start Date: Oct 19 2021

Location: Online program

About the “Where We Are At” Series With a 24-hour uninterrupted, busy news cycle, it can be difficult to stay updated on East Asia and to grasp the relevance of the news we see. This online program series helps teachers with a recap of how China, Xinjiang, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan stand on the

Locating Korean-ness in Postcolonial Japan: Zainichi Korean Identity in the documentary film “Our School”

Program Start Date: Oct 5 2021

Location: Online program

This workshop examined the Korean minority in Japan (commonly known as Zainichi) through a close reading and discussion of the revelatory documentary film Our School (Uri hakkyo) from 2007. The film follows the lives of students and teachers at one of the North Korean affiliated “ethnic schools” (minzoku gakko) established in Japan for the Zainichi