On KRC’s 36th anniversary, We are remembering and celebrating the 39th anniversary of the People's Uprising in the city of Gwangju with May 18th activist Myung Sook Cha. Through her experience, she will be sharing her reflections about the struggle and fight for democracy in Korea. KRC hopes to educate members about what happened on this historic day, reflect on how this mirrors our current movement, and inspire generations to move forward with the valuable lessons learned on May 18th. KRC will also announcing its annual scholarship awardees.
5·18 Gwangju People’s Uprising: Stories of Women Leaders
Date: May 24, 2019 (Friday) 6:00pm (dinner), 6:30-8:30pm (event)
Location: KRC Crenshaw Community Room, 900 Crenshaw Blvd, 90019
Visiting speaker: Myung Sook Cha (5.18 Gwangju Uprising Leader; Torture survivor)
Light dinner is served, and child care is provided.
Contact: JennyPark [at] krcla.org