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For a second consecutive weekend, downtown Seoul was jam packed with angry citizens taking to the streets to demonstrate against current South Korean leader Park Geun-hye.
Mr. Salmon is a journalist, broadcaster and author who has been a resident of Seoul since 1998.
Dr. Han Sung-Joo, former Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea, was the guest lecturer at the Asia Society Korea Center’s sold out event this month.
This month, our Contributing Writer Steven Borowiec shares a North Korean Hyun Ji-hee’s story of escape.
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 /  Korea
One of the most exciting books released this fall is “Half Life”, a fast-paced thriller centering on politics, North Korea and believable characters.
After a summer break in Asia Society Korea Center’s Monthly Luncheon Series, the program returned on Tuesday with Seoul-based Englishman Andrew Salmon.
Two leading British journalists James Pearson and Stephen Evans were the guest speakers at our June monthly luncheon lecture.
Steven Borowiec takes a look at the adoption of Western culture in the reclusive state of North Korea.
Professor Sonia Seo-young Chae has joined the Asia Society Korea Center for the “Journey into Hangeul” series. A series that explores the complex nature of Korean language, and its relationship with society.

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