Chao Center for Asian Studies
Dean of Humanities
Han Sang Kim
Annette and Hugh Gragg Postdoctoral Fellow in Transnational Asian Studies
Chao Center for Asian Studies Spring 2017 Film Series: Sweet Dream (1936) & Keijo (1940)
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
to 9:30 PM
Rice Media Center
6100 Main St
Houston, Texas, USA
In Sweet Dream
, Aesun, a Korean Nora Helmer, gets a cab to catch the train that will take her to freedom.
Hiroshi Shimizu’s city symphony film Keijo
depicts the streets and shopping promenades of colonial Seoul she might have strolled down.
"New Women on the Move" is a monthly Spring 2017 film series sponsored by the Chao Center of Asian Studies and hosted by Han Sang Kim, Annette and Hugh Gragg Postdoctoral Fellow in Transnational Asian Studies. Part of the ASIA 327 course, every film screening is open to the Rice community and will be followed by an open discussion. Films are shown in Korean with English subtitles.