Asia Program Lecture on Traditional Korean Culture through Leynse Collection Set for Oct. 27

Korean woman and child amid drying squid during the 1960s, from the Leynse Collection.

Cheryl Gunselman, manuscripts librarian with Manuscripts, Archives and Special Collections, and Ji Young Kim, a WSU graduate student in anthropology, will jointly present a program called “‘Out There, A Lone Island’ – Exploring Images for Traditional Korean Culture through Film from the Leynse Collection” at 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 27, in Todd Hall.

The late Humphrey Leynse chronicled Korean culture in the 1960s when he lived on the remote island of Ulleung-do with his wife and infant son and created a film of his time there. For a story about the Leynse Collection, visit….