Organizers of the VII Far Eastern Federal University International Korean Studies Conference invite proposals for presentation at the conference May 18, 2018. The conference will take place at the Far Eastern Federal University in Vladivostok, Russian Federation.
The conference is being organized by the Center for Korean Studies of the University’s Institute of Oriental Studies School of Regional and International Studies with the support of the Russian Association of Academic Koreanology and funding by the Core University Program for Korean Studies through the Ministry of Education of the Republic of the Korea and Korean Studies Promotion Service of the Academy of Korean Studies (AKS-2015-OLU-2250003).
The conference will focus on a range of topics related to Korean history, politics, economy and culture. The organizers invite papers and presentation proposals on subjects such as current issues of the Korean Peninsula; Russian-Korean bilateral relations; Korean history and culture; Korean philology; and social-economic development. All accepted papers will be published.
Successful applicants will be expected to give a fifteen-minute presentation and will have to submit their full papers and presentations (if needed) by May 1, 2018. Presentations and papers will be accepted in Russian, English, or Korean. Translation into Russian will be provided to all participants, but requires that the full paper be submitted by April 22, 2018.
Conference participation is open to M.A. and Ph.D. students and Korean studies researchers from Russian and overseas universities.
Prospective participants should submit the following information by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org: full name, title, and institution; contact information (e-mail and telephone); major area of study (region and discipline); abstract (300 words max.) in print-ready format, including name and institution. The deadline for applications is March 1, 2018.
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