SIWFF has held polemic talk events on the hottest feminist issue every year. This year’s focus is the issue of ‘Jang-Hak-Sun’ (referring to a series of sex scandals of actress JANG Ja-yeon, former vice justice minister KIM Hak-ui and a club Burning Sun) to discuss how women have been traded and exploited for unfair profits to strengthen corrupt powers in the male-centered nightlife scene in Korea. In particular, the forum intends to examine and publicly discuss the male-centric practices in Korea’s entertainment industry who is behind the glory of Hallyu.
August 31(Sat) 13:00 - 15:00
Oil Tank Culture Park T2
Associated with Alternative Culture Press, Korea Sexual Violence Relief Center, Asian Center for Women's Studies, Critical Global Studies Institute
Sponsored by Korea Foundation For Women
|Moderator||KWONKIM Hyunyoung (Guest Professor, Korea National University of Arts)|
KIM Joohee (Research Associate Professor, CGSI)
BAE Juyeon (Programmer, SIWFF)
HWANG Yuna (Activist, Human Rights Action Center for Woman in Prostitution ELOOM)
JEONG Heejin (Researcher in Gender Studies and Peace Studies)
YI Youngjae (Researcher, SKKU)
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