April 20, 2011
History Professor Hazel Hahn, Pigott McCone Endowed Chair in Humanities, announced that Professor Hyung Gu Lynn will be presenting “Is
North Korea Evil? Exploring Source of Information on Contemporary North Korea”
on May 12. Lynn, AECL/KEPCO Chair in Korean Research at the Institute of
Asian Research, University of British Columbia, focuses
his research on Korea and Japan and has taught at universities there and in
England. His most recent book is Bipolar Orders: The Two Koreas
Since 1989 (London: Zed Books, 2007).He is currently the editor of Pacific
Affairs, an independent,
interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal that has been published continuously
Lynn’s presentation, which is free and open to the
public, takes place at 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, May 12, in Bannan 102.
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