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.
Steven shares his insights on two different leaders. He provides light background on the two leaders of the Korean peninsula. Taking a look at their differences, and what they have in common he reveals a tactic used by many leaders.

By Steven Borowiec

Park Tae-won was born and lives on Yeonpyeong, a rocky island in the Yellow Sea, and flashpoint in the long standoff between the South and North Korean militaries.

Asia Society Korea Center's Contributing Writer Steven Borowiec shares this thoughts about the 13 North Korean restaurant workers who defected to South Korea last week.
The Asia Society Korea Center welcomed a well-known figure in Korea to its April 2016 Monthly Luncheon lecture with Dr. John Alderman Linton.
This month, Asia Society Korea Center's contributing writer Steven Borowiec shares his thoughts about the lives of North Korean people under dictatorship.
H.E. Han Sung-Joo, Former Foreign Minister of the Republic of Korea and Asia Society’s Global Council member was in Texas on Tuesday, March 8, for a special discussion on Nuclear North Korea.