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Program Start Date: Sep 30 2021

Location: Online programs


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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 examines 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