As the war of words escalates between Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un amid a series of North Korean missile launches and a September 3 nuclear test, Gi-Wook Shin, director of the Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center, expressed concern that what is happening "might be more than an escalation of rhetoric. . . there may be escalation of expectations"
In Superficial Korea, a book recently published in South Korea, Shorenstein APARC director Gi-Wook Shin shares his observations on and provides recommendations for social maladies currently affecting Korean society.
In his Tuesday address at the United Nations General Assembly, President Donald Trump threatened to “totally destroy North Korea” if the U.S. is forced to defend itself or its allies. Over the past month, North Korea conducted its largest nuclear test and fired its longest-traveling missile. The tension between the United States and the East Asian country continues to intensify.
The Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC), a research center within the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI), seeks a full-time Associate Director for Communications and External Relations (job ID 76369) to assist the APARC leadership to develop internal and external written, web, and digital communications and collateral materials for the Center and its programs to bring the center’s work to interested audiences...