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Title [Education] SEMU - YÉOL LECTURE
Writer master Date 2018-08-27



SEMU (Seoul Museum of History), an institution established to demonstrate Seoul’s history, places and memories, and YÉOL, Korean Heritage Preservation Society, are pleased to announce English lecture series presented by distinguished scholars and experts in the fields of Korean art, culture and history. Please come and join us for another inspiring journey to Korean art, culture and history.


Title : English Lectures on Korean Art, Culture, and History

Participants : Foreigners staying in Korea or Citizens interested in lecture

Number of Participants : 40 for each lecture (Walking tour_20 for each lecture)

Venue : Education Room (1st floor), Seoul Museum of History

Time : The First Monday of Every Month (March to June, September to December)

(Lecture 11:30 AM to 13:00 PM / Walking Lecture 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM)

Registration Required : Send name and contact details to

Telephone : 02-745-5878

Fax : 02-736-5878


◈ 2018 Lectures Schedule (September to December) :


- September 3, Mon 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M.

Korean Buddhism in the World: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow | Bernard Senecal | Director of the Institute for the Study of Religion at Sogang University


- October 1, Mon 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.

Experience Program: Cooking Class on Korean Temple Cuisine | Venerable Hyungmin | Korean Temple Food Center


- November 12, Mon 11:30 1:00 P.M.

The Roots of Korean Literature | Kevin O’Rourke | Professor Emeritus at Kyunghee University


- December 3, Mon 11:30 1:00P.M.

Moving beyond Makgeolli: Selected Observations on Traditional Korean Alcohol | John M. Frankl | Professor at Sejong University