Past Lectures

A list of past lectures of the Royal Asiatic Society-Korea Branch.

Date Lecturer Venue Admission
The Meaning of Park Geun-hye: South Korean Democracy at Crossroads Tuesday, February 7, 2017 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Se-Woong Koo, editor-in-chief of Korea Exposé Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members
Ghostly Encounters of Modern Korea Tuesday, January 24, 2017 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Robert Neff Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (student ID checked at the door); free for members
The Korean War: Who Won? Who Lost? Who Cares? Tuesday, January 10, 2017 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Andrew Salmon Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members
Paradise lost of two Korean Americans: Alice Hyun and Wellington Chung, crushed by cold war regimes Tuesday, December 13, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Byung Joon Jung and Vladimir Hlasny Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members
From the First Tram to Korea’s Modern Day Transport System Tuesday, November 22, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Andy Tebay and Nikola Medimorec Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members
A conversation with Krys Lee, author of “How I Became a North Korean” Tuesday, November 8, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Krys Lee Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members
The Foreign Disturbance of 1866: Revisiting the successful expedition and the failed invasion of the French Navy in Chosŏn Korea Tuesday, October 25, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Pierre-Emmanuel Roux Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members
South Korea's Lost Decade Tuesday, October 11, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Alastair Gale Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members
The Comfort Women of WWII Tuesday, September 20, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Maija Rhee Devine Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members
Meeting a Korean Poet: Jeong Ho-Seung Tuesday, September 13, 2016 -
7:30pm to 9:00pm
Jeong Ho-Seung and Brother Anthony Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace 10,000 won for non-members and 5,000 won for students (with student ID); free for members

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