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The 22nd Hahn Moo-Sook Colloquium in the Korean Humanities in Honor of Young-Key Kim Renaud: Language Power and Ideology in the Koreas: Honorifics and Politeness

Sponsored by the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures

Saturday May 3, 2014
Event: 1:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Reception: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
The Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E Street, NW, 2nd Floor- Harry Harding Auditorium
Washington, DC 20052

The 22nd HMS Colloquium is open to the public free of charge. However, reservartions are required. Please contact Dr. Jisoo Kim,, 202-994-6761 and provide your name, affiliation, email address, and phone number(s) to register

[Poster] [Program] [English Press Release]

Summary Program

(Please click on the titles to see the abstracts)

1:00pm - 1:15pm

1:15pm - 1:30pm
Opening Remarks: President Knapp (invited)
Congratulatory Remarks: Chin-Woo Kim

Session I - Jisoo M. Kim, Chair
1:30pm - 2:00pm - Young-mee Yu and Kiri Lee, "Indexing Fluidity in the Honorific Systems in Korean and Japanese"

2:00pm - 2:30pm - Lucien Brown, "The Social Meanings of Korean Honorifics"

2:30pm - 3:00pm - Miok Pak, "Embedding of Honorifics in Korean"

3:00pm - 3:10pm

Session II - Gregg Brazinsky, Chair
3:10pm - 3:40pm - Ho-min Sohn, "Evolution of Korean Honorifics: A Grammaticalization Perspective"

3:40pm - 4:10pm - Ross King, “Linguistic etiquette, women’s language, and moral panics in North Korean language"

Session III - Roy Richard Grinker, Chair
4:10pm - 4:25pm - Commentary: Shoko Hamano

4:25pm - 4:40pm - Commentary: James Yoon

4:40pm - 4:55pm - Commentary: Susan G. Strauss

Session IV - Young-Key Kim-Renaud, Chair

4:55pm - 5:30pm - General Discussion

5:30pm - 7:00pm - Reception




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