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Sheila Miyoshi Jager on The Other Great Game: The Opening of Korea and the Birth of Modern East Asia, 1876-1905

October 30 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Wilson Center, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW,
Washington, DC 20004 United States

This summer, once again, the world’s attention was drawn to the Korean peninsula. Korea as the source of regional crisis and power politics in modern history has its roots in the latter decades of the 19th century that saw profound changes to the existing East Asian order.  Historian of Korea and East Asia Sheila Miyoshi … Continue reading Sheila Miyoshi Jager on The Other Great Game: The Opening of Korea and the Birth of Modern East Asia, 1876-1905

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