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A Dialogue on Korean Adoptees Experiences

April 26 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017
Campbell Dome
Free Hour: 12:15PM – 1:30PM
Presider: Prof. Seogjoo Jang

Two Korean adoptees and a parent will comprise a panel on the issue of Korean adoptee experiences. The American parent panelist is a Queens College staff member, Stuart J Schaffer, who has adopted a Korean child. Korean adoptees numbering around 120,000 comprise the largest adoptee group in the US (between the 1960s and 1980s). Adjustment and identity-formation difficulties, as well as racial discrimination encountered by these children will be addressed.

Program Coordinator:
Prof. Pyong Gap Min


April 26
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm


Campbell Dome
Queens College, 65-30 Kissena Blvd.
Flushing, NY 11367
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