Kitchen Power: National Parallels is an international online symposium which looks at the parallels and differences between mid-century modern kitchens in national contexts from Ireland to Spain, Scandinavia, Canada and South Korea.
This session will look at issues about modernity and domesticity in Ireland and South Korea, and is chaired by Noel Campbell (National Museum of Ireland - Country Life).
Dr Sorcha O'Brien (NCAD)
'Kitchen Power: Modernity, Tradition and Gender Roles during Irish Rural Electrification'
Dr Yunah Lee (University of Brighton)
'Modern Kitchen: Design, Technology and Gender in South Korea'