International Security & Foreign Policy

The Sobering History of the Political Left in South Korea

Grant Year: 2021


Tara O will research and write a book exploring the origins and policy stances of the left wing of South Korean politics. She will collect and analyze primary and secondary materials on the South Korean left—including court documents, newspaper accounts, memoirs and diaries, police reports, and school textbooks—to develop a history of the principal political figures, organizations, agendas, and strategies of these political groups.

Hudson Institute International Security & Foreign Policy

$100,000