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Durham University

Department of English Studies


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Free Trade Comedy: Transnational Slapstick

25th March 2019, 17:30 to 19:00, Seminar Room, Hallgarth House, Professor Joseph Jeon (Irvine)

A staff and postgraduate research seminar.

About the Speaker

Joseph Jonghyun Jeon is Professor, English at the School of Humanities UC Irvine. His most recent book is Vicious Circuits: Korea's IMF Cinema and the End of the American Century.

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