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North Korea - What's Next?

The Oxford Forum is proud to present a student panel exploring where we go from here with one of the most significant geo-political issues of our time, North Korea. The event will be held in the Okinaga Room, Wadham College

The Speakers:
Steve Heo is a 3rd year PPE student at Brasenose. A competitive debater, he was a finalist at the Cardiff Open and the Maastricht Open in 2017. He is also President of the Oxford University Korea Society. 

Jieun Baek is a DPhil candidate in Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government. Before coming to Oxford, she was a research fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard. She is also the author of 'North Korea’s Hidden Revolution', published by Yale University Press in 2016. 

Edward Howell is an MPhil candidate at Balliol, having previously studied Geography at Brasenose. Edward is currently researching a thesis on ‘The state survival of North Korea: a cultural perspective’, which examines the role of culture and identity in the survival North Korea. He has also written articles for the Huffington Post, the Diplomat, and was involved with the launching of the BBC World Service in North Korea.

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