The Sources of North Korea's Conduct.
Bruce Cumings, Gustavus F. and Ann M. Swift Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago, will present the topic, "The Sources of North Korea's Conduct."
Professor Cumings specializes in modern Korean history, East Asian political economy and international history. His first book, The Origins of the Korean War, won the John King Fairbank Award of the American Historical Association. The Yale University Press published Dominion from Sea to Sea: Pacific Ascendancy and American Power in 2009.
Professor Cumings is a frequent contributor to the London Review of Books, the Nation, Current History, the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists and Le Monde Diplomatique.