[Human Asia News Letter] June 2019

June 2019 / No.108BOOKThe New Jim Crow Title : This Is Your Shelter Author : Hotaeg Lee, Myungsook Cho Book Review : June 20th is the World Refugee Day. Refugee is someone who has been forced to flee his or her country because of persecution, war or violence. Refugee has a well-founded fear of persecution…

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[Human Asia News Letter] April 2019

April 2019 / No.107BOOKThe New Jim Crow Title : The New Jim Crow Author : Michelle Alexander Book Review : “The New Jim Crow” is a book by Michelle Alexander, a civil rights litigator and legal scholar. The book discusses race-related issues specific to African-American males and mass incarceration in the United States. Michelle Alexander…

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[Human Asia News Letter] February 2019

February 2019 / No.105BOOKThe Hottentot Venus Title : The Hottentot Venus Author : Rachael Holmes Book Review : Hottentot Venus, a combination of ‘Hottentot’, which means strange and heterogeneous, and obscene, and ‘Venus’, the word that symbolizes goddess, refers to a woman who was at the center of controversy in the early 19th Century London.…

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[Human Asia News Letter] October 2018

October 2018 / No.101BOOK나쁜 페미니스트 (Bad Feminist)   Title: Bad Feminist (2016) Writer: Roxane Gay “Roxane Gay” is a New York Times best seller of “Bad Feminist”. However, she does not pressure you to become a feminist or actively involved in related activities. She claims that it is enough to realize what’s happening in your…

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[Human Asia News Letter] June 2018

April 2018 / No. 94BOOK법과 사회와 인권 (Law, Society and Human Rights) Title: 법과 사회와 인권 (Law, Society and Human Rights) Writer: 안경환 (Kyung-hwan Ahn) Ahn doesn’t just swing and miss with his ambitious title; he swings and cracks a hole in reality, leaving us all unsure of the conventional concept of ‘law’, ‘society’ and…

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[Human Asia News Letter] April 2018

April 2018 / No. 94BOOK법과 사회와 인권 (Law, Society and Human Rights) Title: 법과 사회와 인권 (Law, Society and Human Rights) Writer: 안경환 (Kyung-hwan Ahn) Ahn doesn’t just swing and miss with his ambitious title; he swings and cracks a hole in reality, leaving us all unsure of the conventional concept of ‘law’, ‘society’ and…

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[Human Asia News Letter] February 2018

February 2018 / No. 93BOOK인권수업 (Human Rights Lesson) Title: 인권수업 (Human Rights Lesson) Writer: 이은진 (Eun Jin Lee) The human rights in school has always been unhappy one. Recent incidents such as a middle school girl assaulted by fellow classmate, a school teacher assaulted by group of students, suicide caused by bullying show the severity…

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