St. Norbert College Great Decisions Lecture: Korean Peninsula
Event InfoStart: February 17, 2021 - 6:30pm
End: February 17, 2021 - 8:00pm
David Fields, Ph.D.
Associate Director, Center for East Asian Studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison
The Korean Peninsula is facing a defining era. Attempts by South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump to repair the rift between North and South have lost any momentum as Pyongyang continues to test long-range missiles for its nuclear weapons program. As the rift between the U.S. and China grows further, South Korea may end up in the middle of the two superpowers. What does the future hold for the U.S. relationship with the ROK?