An international conference titled Spaces for Change in Literature, Hi/story, and the Cultural Imagination: Korea, the Mediterranean, and Other Europes (co-organized by the Center for Comparative and Korean Studies and Hankuk University in Seoul) was officially opened on June 26. The esteemed guests and conference participants were greeted by professor Gloria Vickov, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences in Split, Mr. Ivica Puljak, Mayor of the City of Split, Mr. Damir Primorac, Honorary Consul of the Republic of Korea, on behalf of Ambassador Hong Sungwook, Professor Kangsok Cho (Yonsei University), Professor Haksung Lim (Ihna University), and professor Boris Škvorc, head of the Center for Cross-cultural and Korean Studies.
The conference took place over the course of two days, with numerous presentations and book promotions.
Photo gallery available at the following link:
The presentation schedule and summary booklet are available at the following link: