The International Korean Adoptee Associations (IKAA) plans to convene the Third International Symposium on Korean Adoption Studies as part of the 2013 Korean Adoptee Gathering. The symposium is scheduled for July 30, 2013, at the IKAA Korean Adoptee Gathering in Seoul. For more information about the Gathering, see http://gathering.ikaa.info/en.
The field of Korean adoption studies is specifically concerned with international adoption from Korea, as well as with overseas adopted Koreans. This This day-long multidisciplinary symposium will bring together scholars from around the world who are conducting research in the field of Korean adoption studies and will
comprise paper presentations and open discussions.
Proposals for presentations at the symposium are due by December 6, 2012, and should be submitted by e-mail to TISKAS2013@gmail.com. Selected papers will be due June 15, 2013. Submission of a complete conference paper by the due date is a requirement for participation in the symposium.