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Nam Center for Korean Studies

Recent News

Nam Center faculty member Youngju Ryu named Institute for the Humanities Faculty Fellow for 2018-19

Professor Ryu's research project is titled "How a Podcast Started a Revolution: South Korea's Protest Culture, 1987-2017."

​2018 Summer in Michigan Program ​Hiring Cultural Liaisons

The Nam Center is seeking 10 outgoing and energetic U-M undergrads to lead students from Korea studying in Michigan this summer.

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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