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Jung-Sun Park, Ph.D.

Title: Professor, Asian Pacific Studies Program

Department: Asian Pacific Studies Program

Office: LCH B-306
Phone Extension: x3224
Email Username: jpark

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Books



 

Journal Articles

  • “Hanryu (The Korean Wave): Transnational Flows of South Korean Popular Culture.” (This is a multimedia course instruction for teaching hanryu and will be included in a volume edited by Young-mee Yu.) (forthcoming)
  • “The Growing Complexity of South Korean Legal Membership and Its Ramifications.” Japan Focus (a refereed e-journal, forthcoming in 2008).
  • “Korean Pop Culture Spreads Beyond Asia.” In Insight into Korea. Korea Herald, ed. Seoul, Korea: Herald Media, 2007. This is a reprint of “Korean Pop Culture Spreads Beyond Asia,” which was published in Korea Herald on August 1 and 2, 2007. This article will also be reprinted in The Diplomat, an Australia-based magazine on culture and politics (forthcoming).
  • “What is Hallyu, the ‘Korean Wave?’” News and Reviews (a publication of Asian Educational Media Service at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign), Summer, 2007.
  • “The Korean Wave: Transnational Cultural Flows in East Asia.” In Korea at the Center: Dynamics of Regionalism in Northeast Asia. Charles Armstrong, Gilbert Rozman, Samuel Kim and Stephen Kotkin, eds. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2006.
  • “Contention in the Formation of National and Ethnic Identities in Global Context: The Case of the Overseas Korean Act” (co-authored with Paul Y. Chang). Journal of Korean Studies 10 (1), 2005.
  • “Korean American Youth and Transnational Flows of Popular Culture Across the Pacific.” Amerasia Journal 30 (1), 2004. This article is reprinted in “The Borders in All of Us: New Approaches to Three Global Diasporic Communities.” William Little, Selase Williams, Irene Vasquez, Munashe Furusa and Jung-Sun Park, eds. Trenton, NJ: New World African Press, 2006. This article will also be reprinted in a catalog of a transnational art exhibition titled transPOP: Korea Vietnam Remix. (forthcoming).
  • “’Kokakukidotai’ ni miru identity mondai: Cyber jidaino kyokai shimpan, fuan, soshite kibo (The Question of Identity in ‘Ghost in the Shell’: Breached Boundaries, Anxiety and Hope in the Cyber Age).” Yuriika (Eureka: Poetry and Criticism) 36-4 (491). Tokyo, Japan, 2004.
  • “Korean American Youths’ Consumption of Korean and Japanese TV Dramas and Its Implications.” In Feeling “Asian” Modernities: Transnational Consumption of Japanese TV Dramas. Koichi Iwabuchi, ed. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2004.
  • “Ashiagye Migukinedaehan ‘Tajahwa’wa Keu Munjejom (The Problems of the ‘Otherization’ of Asian Americans).” Yoksa Bipyong (Critical Review of History) 58: Spring. Seoul, Korea, 2002.
  • “Identity Politics: Chicago Korean-Americans and the Los Angeles 'Riots'.” In Koreans in the 'Hood: Conflict with African Americans. Kwang Chung Kim, ed. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1999.


 

Conference and Seminar Papers

  • 4/08 Discussant on a panel, “Cultural Interchanges between Korea and Japan in the Colonial and Postcolonial Eras,” held at the 60th Annual Meeting of the Association for Asian Studies, Atlanta, Georgia. April 3-6, 2008.
  • 1/08 “Transnational (im)migrants and trans-Pacific cultural flows.” TransPop: Korea Vietnam Remix Symposium, Seoul, Korea. January 18-19, 2008 (invited).
  • 11/07 “Korean Popular Culture and Korean Americans.” Korean Waves: Korean Popular Culture in East Asia and the World Workshop at Columbia University, NY. November 16-17, 2007 (invited).
  • 6/07 “A Review of Anthropological Studies on Korean American Experiences.” Korean American Studies Conference at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. June 9, 2007 (invited).
  • 5/ 07 Discussant at the “Eyes on North Korea” Forum, California State University at Northridge, Northridge, CA. May 4, 2007 (invited).
  • 4/07 “The Growing Complexity of South Korean Legal Membership and Its Ramifications.” Brain Korea 21 Colloquium, Yonsei Univerisity, Seoul, Korea. April 18, 2007 (invited).
  • 3/07 “The Growing Complexity of South Korean Legal Membership and Its Ramifications.” 59th Annual Meeting of the Association for Asian Studies, Boston, MA. March 22-25, 2007.
  • 3/07 “In Sync with the Future: A Polycentric Curriculum Approach in the California State University System.” Lilly Conference on College and University Teaching – West, Pomona, CA. March 16-17, 2007.
  • 2/07 “Korean American Youths and Trans-Pacific Cultural Flows.” Lecture sponsored by the Asian American Studies Program at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Urbana-Champaign, IL. February 20, 2007 (invited).
  • 10/06 “The Korean Wave: Transnational Flows of Korean Popular Culture and Their Implications.” 3rd World Congress of Korean Studies, Jejudo, Korea. October 27-30, 2006.
  • 8/06 “The Korean Wave: Cultural Flows in East Asia.” The 5th Chasedae Conference, San Francisco, CA. August 31-September 2, 2006 (invited).
  • 5/06 “Korean Waves: Transnational Flows of Korean Popular Culture in East/Southeast Asia and Their Implications.” Console-ing Passions International Conference on Television, Audio, Video, New Media, and Feminism, Milwaukee, WI. May 25-27, 2006.
  • 4/06 “Hanryu.” Seminar at Wellesley College, Boston, MA. April 20, 2006 (invited).
  • 1/06 “The Korean Wave: Transnational Cultural Flows in East Asia.” Seminar at Ryukoku University, Kyoto, Japan. January 17, 2006 (invited).
  • 6/05 “Hanryu: Cultural Flows in East Asia.” Freeman 2005 Summer Institute Seminar. University of Maryland, College Park, MD. June 6-17, 2005 (invited).
  • 4/05 “Korean American Youths and Trans-Pacific Cultural Flows.” Association for Asian American Studies Conference, Los Angeles, CA . April 20-24, 2005.
  • 11/04 “Trans-Pacific Cultural Flows and Transnational (Im)migrant Youths.” Society for East Asian Anthropology Conference. Berkeley, CA. Nov. 18-20, 2004.
  • 10/04 “Contestation in the Formation of National and Ethnic Identities in Global Context: The Case of the Overseas Korean Act” (co-authored with Paul Y. Chang). Korean Identity: the Past and the Present conference sponsored by Yonsei University and Stanford University, Seoul, Korea. October 27-28, 2004 (invited).
  • 6/04 Discussant at the “Conference on Korean Culture” sponsored by Yonsei University. Los Angeles, CA. June 25, 2004 (invited).
  • 4/04 Discussant on a panel, “Women, Race and Gender Issues,” at the Symposium on Race, Gender, and Theology in Korean American Christianity. Center for Korean Studies, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. April 23, 2004 (invited).
  • 4/04 “Korean American Youth and Transnational Cultural Flows Across the Pacific.” Forum on Research and Creative Expression. California State University at Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA. April 6, 2004 (invited).
  • 2/04 “Transnational Flows of Comics and Animation: Japan, South Korea and the U.S.” Winter Colloquium, Center for East Asian Studies, Stanford University, Stanford, California. February 26, 2004 (invited).
  • 11/03 “Transnational Flows of South Korean Popular Culture in East Asia.” EAST House Fall Seminar, Stanford University, Stanford, California. November 26, 2003 (invited).
  • 11/03 ‘Violence, Conflict and Reconciliation: Through the Looking Glass of Japanese Comics and Animation.” 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Chicago, IL. November 19-23, 2003.
  • 11/03 “Transnational Flows of Korean Popular Culture Across the Pacific and Korean American Youths.” Asia-Pacific Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California. November 14, 2003 (invited).
  • 6/03 “The Question of Identity in ‘Ghost in the Shell’: Breached Boundaries, Anxiety and Hope in the Cyber Age.” 2003 Cultural Typhoon Conference, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan. June 28-29, 2003.
  • 4/03 “Crossing Borders: The Transnational Flows of East Asian Popular Culture.” On the Brink: Japan, Korea & the Future of Regional Security in Asia Conference, Japan Society, New York. April 26, 2003 (invited).
  • 1/03 “Identities in Korean Society: Time, Space and Context.” Korean Identity Workshop, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. January 18, 2003 (invited).
  • 11/02 “Transnational Flows of East Asian Popular Culture Across the Pacific and Their Implications.” 101st Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, New Orleans. November 20-24, 2002.
  • 11/02 “Memory and Identity in the Cyber Age: ‘Ghost in the Shell.’” Omnilore Lecture series, Extended Education Program, California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA. November 11, 2002 (invited).
  • 6/02 “Korean American Youths’ Trans-Pacific Consumption of Korean and Japanese TV Dramas.” Wako University, Tokyo, Japan. June 27, 2002 (invited).
  • 6/02 “Globalization, Nation-Building and Citizenship: The South Korean Case.” 6th Annual Asian Studies Conference Japan, Tokyo, Japan. June 22-23, 2002.
  • 4/02 “Transformation of Gender Relations in Transnational Businesses in South Korea.” 54th Annual Meeting of the Association for Asian Studies, Washington D.C. April 4-7, 2002.
  • 12/01 “Asian Pacific Studies at CSUDH: Building Bridges Between Ethnic Studies and Diaspora Studies.” The Borders in All of Us Conference, California State University at Dominguez Hills, Carson, California. December 6-8, 2001 (invited).
  • 12/01 “Transformation of Gender Relations in South Korean Transnational Business.” 100th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington D.C. November 28-December 2, 2001.
  • 11/01 “Korean American Youth’s Consumption of Korean and Japanese TV Dramas and Its Implications.” Feeling “Asian” Modernities: TV Drama Consumption in East/Southeast Asia Conference at International Christian University, Tokyo, Japan. November 23-25, 2001 (invited).
  • 3/01 “Transnational Business and the Changing Global Landscape: Boundary, Identity, and Social Relations.” 18th Annual Meeting of the Association for Asian American Studies, Toronto, Canada. March 28-April 2001.
  • 12/20 "Korean American Youth and Transnational Cultural Flows." The 2000 Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Conference: Transitional Era, Transformative Work at Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan. December 1-3, 2000 (invited).
  • 9/20 "Change in South Korean Citizenship and Globalization." Reconceptualization of Citizenship Symposium at California State University at Dominguez Hills, Carson, California. September 25, 2000 (invited).
  • 8/20 "Transnational Flows of Popular Culture Across the Pacific: Japanese Comics and Animation in Korea and the U.S." Asia Youth Forum 2000, Seoul, Korea. August 1, 2000 (invited).
  • 5/20 "Citizenship, Diaspora, and Identity." 17th Annual Meeting of the Association for Asian American Studies, Scottsdale, Arizona. May 24-28, 2000.
  • 3/20 “Asian Pacific Studies at CSUDH: Integrating Diaspora Studies into Ethnic Studies -- Its Problems and Possibilities.” Valuing Difference: A Critical Dialogue on Education for a New Global Reality Conference, California State University at Dominguez Hills, Carson, California. March 30-April 1, 2000 (invited).
  • 3/20 "Change in South Korean Citizenship and Its Implications." 52nd Annual Meeting of the Association for Asian Studies, San Diego, California. March 9-12, 2000.
  • 11/99 "Citizenship: The Transformation of a Modern Identity Marker in the Late 20th Century." 98th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Chicago, Illinois. November 17-21, 1999.
  • 11/99 "Integrating Postcolonial and Diaspora Studies into Asian American Studies." Teaching and Learning Asian American Studies in the 21st Century - Challenges and Possibilities Conference at UCLA, Los Angeles, California. November 13, 1999 (invited).
  • 10/99 “California and the Pacific Rim.” Sesquicentennial Institute for Fourth Grade Teachers. Japanese American Museum, Los Angeles, California (invited).
  • 10/99 “Crossing Borders: Revitalizing Area Studies in Undergraduate Education.” Second Annual Campus Week of Dialogue on Race, California State University at Dominguez Hills, Carson, California. October 4-8, 1999 (invited).
  • 8/99 "Transmigrants and Popular Culture: The Emergence of New Transnational Spaces and Relations." Asian Association of Social Psychology, Taipei, Taiwan. August 4-7, 1999.
  • "Transmigrants in Transnational Business: Market, Identity, and Belonging." 97th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. December 2-6, 1998.
  • 11/97 "The Question of Citizenship in a Transnational World: A Case of Korean Diaspora." 96th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington D.C. November 19-23, 1997.
  • 4/97 "Korean Americans and South Korea's Segyehwa (Globalization): The Making of New Identities and Boundaries." 14th Annual Meeting of the Association for Asian American Studies, Seattle, Washington. April 16-20, 1997.
  • 11/96 "Korean American Youth and Korean Popular Culture: A New Transnational Bridge and Its Implications." 95th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, San Francisco, California. November 20-24, 1996.
  • 10/96 "Identity 'In-Between' and Community Politics: A Korean American Case." Annual Meeting of the Illinois Sociological Association, St. Charles, Illinois. October 10-11, 1996.
  • 11/95 “Between Worlds: Politics, Korean American Identity and Inter-generational Difference.” Transnational Korea: Division and Diaspora Conference sponsored by the Korean Studies Institute at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California. November 30-December 2, 1995 (invited).
  • 11/95 “Homeland Meets the Diaspora: Constructing a Transnational Community.” 94th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington D.C. November 15-19, 1995.
  • 12/94 “Ethnic Identity and Community Politics in a Transnational World.” 93rd Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Atlanta, Georgia. November 30-December 4, 1994.
  • Organized a session titled “Transnational Migration: The Political Economy, Identity Construction and Identity Politics of the Korean Diaspora.” 93rd Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Atlanta, Georgia. November 30-December 4, 1994.
  • 9/94 “Identity Politics: Korean Americans and the L.A. 'Riots'.” 43rd Annual Meeting of the Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs, Macomb, Illinois. September 23-25, 1994; Department of Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles. November, 1995 (invited).
  • 11/93 “The L.A. 'Riots' and the Transformation of Identity and Power Relationships in a Korean American Community.” 92nd Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, Washington, D.C. November 17-21, 1993.
  • 3/93 “Ethnic Identity, Representation and Ethnic Leaders.” Annual Meeting of the Central States Anthropological Society, Beloit, Wisconsin. March 19-21, 1993.
  • 12/92 “A Wake-Up Call: the L.A.'Riots' and Ethnic Awareness among Korean Americans.” 91st Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association, San Francisco, California. December 2-6, 1992.
  • 6/92 “Lost Generation vs. Transplanted Generation.” 12th Annual Meeting of the IUAES International Commission on Urban Anthropology, Vienna, Austria. June 26-28, 1992.
  • 4/89 “A Korean Community.” Annual Meeting of the American Ethnological Society, held concurrently with the Society for Applied Anthropology, Santa Fe, New Mexico. April 5-9, 1989.


 

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