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 10,000 won donation is asked of non-members. Students presenting an appropriate form of ID will be asked to pay 5,000 won.
An archive of past lectures can be viewed here.
NOTICE: To help you plan ahead, here's a summary list of lectures tentatively planned for 2016.
|Building Sandcastles in Seoul: Socio-cultural Barriers to Doing Business in South Korea||Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm||Dr Judith Cherry MBE||Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace||10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members|
|Pictures from the Past – the charm and revelations of historic Korean postcards||Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm||Norman Thorpe||Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace||10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members|