The Dark Side of Seoul
Popular food writer and founder of ZenKimchi, Joe McPherson, will present a talk titled “The Dark Side of Seoul” at Asia Society Korea Center’s Monthly Luncheon Series at 12 noon on Tuesday, September 24th at the Lotte Hotel Seoul. A long-time resident of Korea, Mr. McPherson set out to illuminate some of the dark stories that still linger in the ancient city of Seoul through his unique walking tour, Dark Side of Seoul. In this exciting talk, he will share stories and legends of haunted palaces, benign landmarks with sinister histories, and other little-known yet fascinating events from Korean history.
Mr. McPherson has been featured and sourced in numerous international media including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and CNN. He is a contributor to Asia Society Korea Center’s lifestyle webzine ROK’n Seoul.