Global History Seminar: Jaewoong Jeon, “Sweet Returns: Sugar Capitalism in South Korea and Taiwan”


Monday, January 24, 2022, 3:45pm to 5:45pm


via Zoom

“Sweet Returns: Sugar Capitalism in South Korea and Taiwan”
Jaewoong Jeon, WIGH Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard University

Faculty Commentator: Joyce ChaplinJames Duncan Phillips Professor of Early American History, Harvard University
Student Commentator: Sanjay Paul, PhD Candidate in History, Harvard University

Cosponsored by the Korea Institute, Harvard University

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This graduate-faculty research seminar is designed to bring together interested faculty and students on a continuing basis to cover topics on global history. It is part of History 2950A/B, Approaches to Global History, and includes both reading sessions designed for graduate students and research sessions open to the interested public during which students and faculty participants will present current research. Faculty participants will be drawn from a number of schools, and, most especially, from the group of fellows in global history who are spending the academic year 2021-2022 at the Weatherhead Initiative on Global History. Discussions will be moderated by Professors Sven Beckert and Charles Maier.

Registration Closed
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