After Words

After Words: Sheila Miyoshi Jager, "Brothers at War: The Unending Conflict in Korea," hosted by Scott Snyder, Council of Foreign Relations

About the Program

The Asian studies historian provides a complete overview of the Korean conflict, from the peninsula's occupation by Japan during World War II, to its division during the Korean and Cold Wars.  She concludes her analysis of the ongoing conflict by discussing the threat posed by North Korea's nuclear armament program.  She speaks with Scott Snyder, Director of the Program on U.S.-Korea Policy at the Council on Foreign Relations.

About the Authors

Sheila Miyoshi Jager

Sheila Miyoshi Jager is an associate professor and program director of East Asian Studies at Oberlin College.  She is the author of Narratives of Nation-Building in Korea and Ruptured Histories: War, Memory and the Post-Cold War in Asia.


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After Words: Sheila Miyoshi Jager, "Brothers at War: The Unending Conflict in Korea," hosted by Scott Snyder, Council of Foreign Relations

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  • Sunday, August 4th at 11am (ET)
  • Monday, July 29th at 3am (ET)
  • Monday, July 29th at 12am (ET)
  • Sunday, July 28th at 9pm (ET)
  • Saturday, July 27th at 10pm (ET)
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