London Korean Links

Covering things Korean in London and beyond since 2006

BKS annual reception and dinner

The British Korean Society holds its annual dinner on 8 December in the House of Lords, held in collaboration with the Korean Embassy to mark the 140th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the UK & the Republic of Korea. Host Viscount Trenchard Hugh Trenchard, 3rd Viscount Trenchard DL, is an investment banker and a member … [Read More]

Discussion: A Korean micro-reunification

In this discussion, authors Jihyun Park and Seh-lynn Chai, respectively from North Korea and South Korea, will talk about what they shared and what differences they felt they had, while writing The Hard Road Out together. How did they overcome that sense of alienation? Could their encounter serve as a micro-reunification model going forward? The … [Read More]