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.
|(NEW) Perspectives on Economic, Cultural and Sports Engagement in DPRK (North Korea)||Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm||Michael Spavor||Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace||7,000 won (non-member); free for members|
|(note date change) The Modern Makgeolli Industry: Challenges & Opportunities||Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm||Becca Baldwin & Julia Mellor||Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace||7,000 won (non-member); free for members|
|Not Just Fast Food Anymore: the Increase of French Restaurants in Korea Since 2000||Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm||Hal Swindall||Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace||Free for members: 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000W for students|