College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Kyoim Yun

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - School of Languages, Literatures & Cultures - Department of East Asian Languages & Cultures
Associate Professor
Primary office:
785-864-3207
Wescoe Hall
Room 2100
University of Kansas
1445 Jayhawk Boulevard
Lawrence, KS 66045-7590


Summary

Korean anthropology/folklore/history, ritual/festival, tourism, Heritage Studies, popular culture, regional/national identity issues; Korean language teaching

Teaching Interests

  • Korean culture/history/anthropology
  • East Asian Popular Culture
  • Language

Research Interests

  • Anthropology/folklore, Korean history, language teaching, heritage studies, happiness, Templestay

Selected Publications

Yun, Kyoim. "The Economic Imperative of UNESCO Recognition: A South Korean Shamanic Ritual." UNESCO on the Ground: Local Perspectives on Intangible Cultural Heritage Policy. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, September/October 2015. Encounters: Explorations in Folklore and Ethnomusicology 1.


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