UA in Seoul for AAS-in-Asia

July 7th, 2017

Drs. Sunyoung Yang and Nathaniel Smith organized a panel called "Cyberwars and Street Politics in Korea and Japan" for the AAS-in-Asia conference in Seoul, South Korea (June 24-27). UA Asian Collection librarian Ping Situ was also in attendance. Dr. Yang's paper was "Not a Human but a Worm: The Rise of Right-wing Internet Politics in South Korea." Dr. Smith presented on "Trolling for the Emperor?: Race, Empire, and Battles on the 'Multicultural' Right in Japan."