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Nam Center Faculty E. Han Kim discusses the recent developments between North and South Korea on WJR (Detroit)

In this interview, Dr. Kim says "To the extent that these peace talks can lead to opening the borders between North and South [Korea] …I think it would be a win-win game for everyone."

Nam Center Postdoctoral Fellow Jiun Bang discusses the Korean summit with PBS

In "What to expect from North and South Korea’s historic summit" Dr. Bang said the meeting shows that “South Korea has managed to successfully gain some voice or ‘agency’ in the matter involving the North.”

The Nam Center for Korean Studies at the University of Michigan International Institute encourages social, political, cultural, and economic understanding of Korea in the U-M community and beyond. Through its student and faculty support and ambitious public programming, the center seeks to increase the depth and breadth of resources devoted to Korean studies.

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