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Event Description Date & Time


The Kim Jong-un Regime after the

7th Korean Worker's Party Congress


Wednesday | May 25, 2016

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm


Guest Speaker: 


Kim Kwang-jin

Non-Resident Fellow

Committee for Human Rights in North Korea




Woo Lae Oak Korean Restaurant

8240 Leesburg Pike

Vienna, VA 22182


May 25 2016 - 18:30 - 21:00

On Nov. 16 Korea Club hosted Dr. Chanil An, President of the North Korea Research Center, who will give a presenation titled "North Korea and North Korean Human Rights after the Seventh Workers' Party Congress".

Nov 16 2015 - 18:30 - 21:00

On Wednesday, September 16, Korea Club will host Dr. Stephen Linton, Founder and President of the Eugene Bell Foundation. Dr. Linton will make a presentation entitled "Structural Challenges to Working in North Korea: A 20 Year Assessment," followed by discussion. 

Sep 16 2015 - 18:30 - 21:00

Korea Club is pleased to host Dr. Kongdan (Katy) Oh Hassig for her presentation on "The Hidden People of North Korea".

Jun 23 2015 - 18:30 - 21:00

On Monday, July 8 Korea Club hosted a meeting featuring Joseph Kim who gave a presentation entitled “From Starvation in North Korea to Salvation in America".

Jun 8 2015 - 18:30 - 21:00

Korea Club is pleased to host Andrei Lankov of Kookmin University for his presentation on Kim Jong-un's North Korea. 

Feb 19 2015 - 18:30 - 21:00

Join Korea Club on Tuesday, February 3 to hear from Jang Jin-sung, author of Dear Leader: Poet, Spy, Escapee - A Look Inside North Korea, who will give a presentation titled, "Separate and Divisible North Korea's Leader and North Korean People."

Copies of Jang Jin-sung's book, Dear Leader: Poet, Spy, Escapee - A Look Inside North Korea, will be available for purchase at $20.

Feb 3 2015 - 18:30 - 21:00

On Thursday, January 22 Korea Club bosted David Maxwell of Georgetown University who gave a presentation titled, "Thoughts on the Security Situation on the Korean Peninsula and the Way Forward." 

For further inquiries, please contact Linda Butcher at

Jan 22 2015 - 18:30 - 21:00

The Korea Foundation Washington, D.C. Office and Korea Club invite you to attend their year-end celebration on December 10, Human Rights Day.  We are honored to have as our guest speakers: Suzanne Scholte, President of DFF and Co-Vice-Chair of HRNK, who will give a presentation titled "North Korean Human Rights: From Denial to the UN Security Council" and Hyun-seok Yu, President of The Korea Foundation, who will give congratulatory remarks. In addition, we will have a special cultural performance at the end of the program.

For more information, please contact Linda Butcher at

Dec 10 2014 - 18:30 - 21:00

Join Korea Club on Tuesday, November 18 to hear from Dr. Marcus Noland of the Peterson Institute for International Economics who will give a presentation titled "The Economics of Korean Unification." 

To register for this program or for further questions, please e-mail your confirmation to Rosa Park, HRNK’s Director of Programs, who can be reached at

Nov 18 2014 - 18:30 - 21:00