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The East Asia Library provides research help and access to Chinese, Japanese, Korean, and Tibetan resources.

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    • Join us for a series of events celebrating K-Manhwa:
        • Booksori. Author/comic artist Yoon Tae Ho talks about his renowned work Misaeng (미생) and its evolution from webtoon to TV drama. In Korean.

      Saturday, March 28, 2015
      1:30 p.m.
      East Asia Library (Gowen Hall)

          • Reception and Lecture. Yoon Tae Ho on Korean graphic novels and webtoons.  In Korean with English translation.

          Monday, March 30, 2015
          4:00 p.m. Reception
          4:30 p.m. Opening remarks
          5:00 p.m. Lecture
          Kane Hall 225, Walker Ames Room

              • Exhibit opening. A reproduction of a manhwa bang (만화방) comic room featuring the UW Libraries collection.  Exhibit runs through April 24, 2015.

              Tuesday, March 31, 2015
              4:00 p.m.
              Allen Library, North Lobby

              Tuesday, March 31, 2015
              5:00 p.m.
              Allen Library Auditorium

              Wednesday, April 1, 2015
              4:00 p.m.
              Allen Library Auditorium

                • K-Manhwa raffle. Share your photos and feedback (#KmanhwaUW) for a chance to win!

              Tuesday, March 31, 2015 through Friday, April 24, 2015

                  • Help support the Korean Cataloging Project.
                  • The East Asia Library welcomes Kyungsuk Yi, visiting librarian from Korea funded by the Korea Foundation’s Global Librarians Program.

                  Organizations & People




                    Digitization Team

                    Japanese materials
                    Man studying with computer in East Asia reading room
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