In 1947 George F. Kennan published the famous “X” article in the journal Foreign Affairs, outlining his containment doctrine and his long-term prognosis for the Soviet Union. In his lecture Bruce Cumings will do the same for North Korea.

Bruce Cumings teaches in the History Department at the University of Chicago. He is the author of The Korean War: A History (Random House Modern Library, 2010).
The lecture is co-organized by Korean Studies and the Forum for Asian Studies at Stockholm University.
Please rsvp to at latest 24 October 2017.