Modern Korean History

Korea Foundation Junior Scholars Program is featured in the Korean-language version of the Economist

NKIDP is pleased to announce that the Wilson Center's new Korea Foundation Junior Scholar Program is featured in the Korean-language version of the Economist. The article highlights the Korea Foundation's longstanding partnership with the Wilson Center as well as CWIHP and NKIDP being famous for its research on Cold War history.  

A Changing North Korea? A Trip Report

The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars' North Korea International Documentation Project and the Korea Economic Institute of America will co-host a briefing on the recent trip of a group of U.S.-based scholars of modern Korean politics and history to North Korea. Charles Armstrong, director of the Center for Korean Studies at Columbia University, Abraham Kim, vice president of the Korea Economic Institute, and James F.

Book Discussion: After Leaning to One Side: China and Its Allies in the Cold War

Shen Zhihua, director of the Center for Cold War International History Studies at East China Normal University (ECNU) and Li Danhui, research fellow at the Oriental Historical Research Association will discuss their latest book After Leaning to One Side: China and Its Allies in the Cold War which traces the rise and fall of the Sino-Soviet alliance between 1949 and 1973, emphasizing tension over the Korean and Vietnam wars.

CWIHP welcomes new Public Policy Scholar Shen Zhihua

CWIHP is pleased to welcome Wilson Center Public Policy Scholar Shen Zhihua. His project is entitled Uncertain Partners: A History of Sino-DPRK Relations, 1949-1992.

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