Lectures

About RASKB Lectures

The Royal Asiatic Society - Korea Branch regularly hosts English-language lectures by respected figures on Korean culture and history.

Lectures are held in the Residents’ Lounge on the second floor of the Somerset Palace, Seoul. A map to the venue can be found here.

Lectures are free for RASKB members, while a 7,000 won donation is asked of non-members.

An archive of past lectures can be viewed here.

Upcoming Lectures

Date Lecturer Venue Admission
Welcome to the ‘Land of Extremes': An Author Reflects on Writing About Korea Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm Andrew Salmon Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 7,000 won (non-member); free for members
A study of the possible influence of Beijing drum song and Yangzhou xianci on Korean p’ansori Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm Yeonok Jang Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 7,000 won (non-member); free for members
Recent Trends in the Return of Cultural Objects to their Countries of Origin: Implications for Korea Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm Lee Keun-Gwan, Professor of Law, Seoul National University Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 7,000 won (non-member); free for members

Contact Us

Royal Asiatic Society Korea Branch
Room 611, Christian Building, Daehangno 19 (Yeonji-dong), Jongno-gu, Seoul 110-736
(CPO Box 255, Seoul, Korea 100-602)
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[110-736] 서울시 종로구 대학로 19 (연지동 ) 한국기독교회관 611호실

Office is open Monday through Friday except Wednesdays. We are short staffed: please call before you plan a visit.
Phone (02) 763-9483 FAX (02) 766-3796
Email - royalasiatickorea@gmail.com

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