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1st Student Conference within the Project „Georgia and Korea: Parallels in the Historical Experience of Colonialism, Struggle for Independence, Liberation and State Building”

The 1st Student Conference within the project „Georgia and Korea: Parallels in the Historical Experience of Colonialism, Struggle for Independence, Liberation and State Building” will be held on March 31st, 2021.

During the conference students of Ilia State University will present comparative research on Korean and Georgian history, literature, arts and culture. 

The project is a joint undertaking of the Ilia State University and Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS), Korea and is funded by the Academy of Korean Studies. Within the framework of the project, the following will be prepared and introduced:

  • Korean Studies Study Module (Language Courses, History of Civilization) at Ilia State University;
  • Georgian Studies Study Module (Language, Culture, Politics, History) at Hankuk University.

Study materials and scientific articles will be published as well, and study visits of students and professors will be made to both countries.

The project is actively supported by the Embassy of Georgia in Korea and the Embassy of Korea in Georgia. The conference will be attended by the Ambassador of Georgia to the Republic of Korea  Mr. Otar Berdzenishvili and the Chargé d'Affaires of the Republic of Korea to Georgia Mr. Daesoo Jung. The conference will be opened by Ilia State University Rector Mr. Giga Zedania.

The conference will be held via the Zoom platform. Attendance is free.

Conference link:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83755001238?pwd=ZUR5UkxlY25DRmpBMkt6Y3FOem5vQT09  

Meeting ID: 837 5500 1238

Passcode: 282960

Time: July 8th, 2021, 11:00am

Working language: English, Korean

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