Joseph Jonghyun Jeon - Joanne T. Dempsey Memorial Lecture Series

Joseph Jonghyun Jeon - Joanne T. Dempsey Memorial Lecture Series

Joseph Jonghyun Jeon - Joanne T. Dempsey Memorial Lecture Series

Date and Time

Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 7 p.m.

Location

Mother Rosalie Hill Hall, Warren Auditorium

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110

Cost

0

Details

Joseph Jonghyun Jeon is Associate Professor of English and Asian American Studies at Pomona College. He is the author of Racial Things, Racial Forms: Objecthood in Avant- Garde Asian American Poetry (Iowa, 2012). He is currently at work on a book entitled Neoliberal Forms: Korea’s IMF Cinema at the Twilight of US Hegemony, which studies the great moment of film that emerges in the wake of the worst economic crisis in South Korean history. Professor Jeon taught at USD for 10 years (2001-2011).

Established in memory of late USD Professor of English Joanne Dempsey, this biannual lecture series brings renowned scholars to the University of San Diego. Professor Dempsey graduated from Newton College of the Sacred Heart in 1968, and received her PhD in English and American Literature from Harvard University, with a dissertation on Milton’s Paradise Regained. Professor Dempsey taught at the University of San Diego from 1980 until her death in 1990.

Post Contact

Department of English
english@sandiego.edu
(619) 260-4783

College of Arts and Sciences

Contact Us

Phone: (619) 260-4600
Fax: (619) 260-4162
casinfo@sandiego.edu

Visit Campus

Founders Hall
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110

The Journey of a Changemaker starts here.