Donald Kirk

Donald Kirk is the author of "Okinawa and Jeju: Bases of Discontent," "Korea Betrayed: Kim Dae Jung and Sunshine," "Korean Dynasty: Hyundai and Chung Ju Yung," and "Korean Crisis: Unraveling of the Miracle in the IMF Era." He is co-editor of "Korea Witness: 135 Years of War, Crisis and News in the Land of the Morning Calm" and has written thousands of articles on Korea for magazines, newspapers, websites and broadcast media. He has also covered conflict and controversy in Japan, Southeast Asia, and the Middle East, and has written books on Vietnam and the Philippines.