Wonjung Choi

Postgraduate Research Student

Thesis Title

Cultural exchange between Korea and China under the cultural policies of the late 18th century: Exploring the friendship between Pak Chega (1750-1805?) and Luo Pin (1733-1799) through their poetry



The research focuses on the friendship between a Korean, Pak Chega and a Chinese, Luo Pin. Through their friendship, it investigates cultural exchange in the late 18th century East Asia; the influence of Korean and Chinese governments' cultural policies; and the intersection of literature, politics and scholarship.