Memorial Service in Honor of Professor Hong Yung Lee (1939-2017)

Reception | January 21 | 2-5 p.m. | Faculty Club, Great Hall

 Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), Center for Korean Studies (CKS), Department of Political Science, Center for Chinese Studies (CCS)

Please join us for a celebration of Professor Hong Yung Lee’s life and career on January 21, 2018 at UC Berkeley, where he was on the faculty for nearly three decades.

2:00-3:00 PM

Welcome remarks
Duncan Williams (East Asian Languages and Cultures, USC)

Speeches by:
Laura Nelson (Chair of the Center for Korean Studies, UC Berkeley)
John Lie (Former Chair of the Center for Korean Studies, UC Berkeley)
Lowell Dittmer (Political Science, UC Berkeley)
Myung-koo Kang (Political Science, Baruch College)
Kyeong-Hee Choi (East Asian Languages and Cultures, University of Chicago)

There will also be an opportunity for guests to share their remembrances.

3:00 PM


The service is open to all.

To RSVP and/or for further queries, please contact Duncan Williams at

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