I contributed a short commentary essay about a Los Angeles Koreatown megachurch and its parking lot controversy for the latest issue of Korean Anthropology Review: A journal of Korean anthropology in translation.… more
I’m giving a talk in LA on Wednesday, October 23 about protest cultures in Korea and the Korean diaspora, co-presented with Jennifer Chun on research we’ve been doing for a while. We plan to do a little more than a typical academic talk with multiple projectors and audiovisual materials. An event organized by GYOPO. Please do RSVP.
Panel discussion featuringÂ Yongho KimÂ (Organizer, Korean Resource Center KRC) on homelessness and housing politics,Â Seo Yun SonÂ (Organizer, Koreatown Immigrant Workers Alliance KIWA) on wage theft and labor organizing, andÂ Kavior MoonÂ (Art historian, GYOPO) on mural politics in Los Angeles Koreatown. Moderated by me.
Los Angeles launch event for the US chapter of the recently revived ultra-right-wing Northwest Youth League, a paramilitary gang known for massacring civilians between 1947 and 54.… more
The Women’s Studies Department in the Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts at Loyola Marymount University announces a search for a… more