Yoo Sun-Young

YOO SunYoung (Associate Professor)


Yoo Sun-Young is HK professor and is in charge of international affair division of IEAS, especially, take the responsibility of promoting academic and institutional cooperation with IACSS (Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Society) that aims to found an academic consortium consists of 23 Cultural Studies departments and research institutions in Asia. She is a editorial board member of Inter-Asia Cultural Studies Journal, editor in chief of Korea Association for Communication and Information Studies Journal and have built experiences in many academic journals as an editorial board members and chief executive. She represents IACSS, Seoul as a president ; and have published widely in the areas of colonial and postcolonial theory, early-cinema reception studies, history of Korean popular culture, modernity and colonial modernity formations, and Americanism.
Her recent book is Socio-Cultural History of Media in Korea(2007).