Join us at the inaugural Korean Book Club to speak and exchange ideas about Korean literature. It is a quarterly event and mostly held at the Korean Cultural Centre Australia in Sydney CBD.
At this event, the author of Passage to Pusan, Louise Evans OAM will give an author talk with a senior historian as well as a curator from the Anzac Memorial, Bradly Manera as the moderator.
Passage to Pusan tells the true story of Australian matriarch Thelma Healy and her brave 15,000km solo journey to war-torn South Korea in 1961 to find the grave of her solider son VInce, who died fighting in the Korean War a decade eralier.
Free admission, bookings are essential. Light refreshments provided.
This event is presented in partnership with the Anzac Memorial Hyde Park.
Once you have received a confirmation e-mail to attend the Korean Book Club, the Korean Cultural Centre Australia will offer a copy of ‘Passage to Pusan’ free of charge. Please be informed, however, if you fail to attend the event, the cost of the book ($29.99) provided will be charged directly.