INHABITING HALLYU IMAGINARIES: PUBLIC LECTURE BY DR DREDGE KANG


Inhabiting Hallyu Imaginaries: Embodying Cosmopolitan Koreanness in Thai Queer Youth Cultures

 

 
DateThursday, March 15, 2018 - 7:00pm

Email

folas@ocadu.ca

Location

100 McCaul St, room 230

Inhabiting Hallyu Imaginaries: Embodying Cosmopolitan Koreanness in Thai Queer Youth Cultures 

Public lecture by Dr. Dredge Kang

Dredge Byung’chu Kang is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of California San Diego. His research focuses on queer and critical race studies, inter-Asian regionalism, and medical anthropology. Kang’s project, Amazing Waves: Queering East Asian Popular Culture through Thailand, explores the impact of the Korean Wave and Cool Japan on the performance of Thai gender, sexuality, and race as well as Thai influence on other Southeast Asian nations such as Vietnam, Indonesia, and the Philippines.

 



FOLAS/SIS Annual Speaker Series
DateThursday, March 15, 2018 - 7:00pm

Email

folas@ocadu.ca

Website Location

100 McCaul St, room 230

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Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
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Open life drawing session offered by the OCAD U Alumni Association
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Image by Dredge Kang
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 7:00pm

Inhabiting Hallyu Imaginaries: Embodying Cosmopolitan Koreanness in Thai Queer Youth Cultures 

Public lecture by Dr. Dredge Kang

Dredge Byung’chu Kang is Assistant Professor of Anthropology at the University of California San Diego. His research focuses on queer and critical race studies, inter-Asian regionalism, and medical anthropology. Kang’s project, Amazing Waves: Queering East Asian Popular Culture through Thailand, explores the impact of the Korean Wave and Cool Japan on the performance of Thai gender, sexuality, and race as well as Thai influence on other Southeast Asian nations such as Vietnam, Indonesia, and the Philippines.

 

Venue & Address: 
100 McCaul St, room 230
Email: 
folas@ocadu.ca
FOLAS/SIS Annual Speaker Series
Keywords: 
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