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The Impossible State Live Podcast: The Sister

September 28, 2023 • 11:00 – 11:40 am EDT

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What is known about Kim Yo Jong? What is her role institutionally within the state? What makes Kim Yo Jong the most dangerous woman in the world?

Please join the Impossible State live podcast for a special discussion on Kim Yo-Jong. The conversation is moderated by Dr. Victor Cha and featured Dr. Sung-Yoon Lee, Fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. In this episode, they discuss Dr. Sung Yoon Lee's recent book, The Sister, and Kim Yo Jong's prominent role both inside and outside the state.

This event is made possible by the generous support to the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

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Victor Cha
Senior Vice President for Asia and Korea Chair
Sung Yoon Lee

Sung-Yoon Lee

Fellow, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars