Program for The Korean Peninsula in Crisis?

You can watch some parts of Session Two, Three, and Four by clicking the corresponding links below.

Introductory remarks

  • 9:00-9:15 Matthias Grosse Perdekamp, ACDIS Director

Session One: General Developments on the Korean Peninsula

Chair: Tim Liao, University of Illinois

  • 9:15-9:45 The Korean Peninsula: An Overview
    Professor John Lie, University of California Berkeley
  • 9:45-10:15 South Korean Millennials’ Military Service and the Future of Conscription
    Professor Seung-Kyung Kim, Indiana University
  • 10:15-10:45 Session One Q & A
  • 10:45-11:00 Coffee/tea break

Session Two: Relations with and Portrayal of North Korea

Chair: Seung-Kyung Kim, Indiana University


Lunch Break


Session Three: First-Hand Experience in North Korea

Chair: Jeeyoung Ahn Ha, University of Illinois

Session Four: The Nuclear Arms Race and the Korean Peninsula

Chair: Angela Di Fulvio, University of Illinois

Closing remarks

  • 4:45 Tim Liao, CEAPS Director and Jerry Dávila, Executive Director of International Areas Studies Centers and Thematic Programs