Speaker: Mr Aidan Foster-Carter
Chair: Professor Arne Westad
Thursday 4 October 2012, 6:30-8:00PM COL 2.01
The emergence of Kim Jong-un as North Korea's new leader will have a significant impact on international affairs in East Asia. What kind of changes are likely, and what could be their impact on the wider region? Kim Jong-Il has cast a long shadow over the strategic balance in North East Asia. IDEAS East Asia Programme hosts this exclusive lecture with one of the very best Korean experts in the UK. We aim to disentangle his demise and its crucial impact on security of North East Asia
Mr. Aidan Foster-Carter is the Honorary Senior Research Fellow in Sociology&Modern Korea at Leeds University
Professor Arne Westad is the Director at LSE IDEAS
COL 2.01, Columbia House, London School of Economics.