• The Gwangju Uprising in Korea

A Rosenberg Institute lecture by Dr. George Katsiaficas

Wednesday, April 4, 2012
4:30 - 5:45pm
Poetry Center, 3rd Floor Sawyer Library
73 Tremont Street, Boston

광주광주시민 항쟁 (光州 市民抗爭)을 말하다

Dr. George Katsiaficas, Wentworth Institute of Technology. Dr. Katsiaficas has done extensive research on this popular uprising that took place in 1980 against South Korea’s dictator-government of Chun Doo-hwan. Dr. Katsiaficas will talk about his new two-volume book Asia’s Unknown Uprisings, 1980-1992 (PM Press, 2012), to be published later this year.

This event is sponsored by the Rosenberg Institute for East Asian Studies at Suffolk University. Free and open to the public.

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