ICAS Bulletin
Institute for Corean-American Studies, Inc.

March 18, 2005

Larry A. Niksch
Specialist in Asian Affairs
Congressional Research Service
United States Library of Congress

to speak

The Korean Peninsula Issues:

ICAS Spring Symposium: Humanity, Peace and Security
May 19, 2005 Thursday 12:30 PM - 5:00 PM
US House of Representatives Rayburn Office Building Room RHOB 2255
Capitol Hill, Washington D C 20515

Dear Friend: :

We are pleased to share with you that Larry A. Niksch will address "The Korean Peninsula Issues" at the ICAS Spring Symposium 2005.

Larry Allen Niksch is a Specialist in Asian Affairs with the Congressional Research Service of the Library of Congress. Larry was born in Gary, Indiana, on January 25, 1940. He received a B.A. in History from Butler University, a Master of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, and a Ph.D in History from Georgetown University.

Larry specializes in U.S. security policy in East Asia and the Western Pacific, internal political conditions of the countries of the region, and foreign policy developments within the region. In addition to his reports published by the Congressional Research Service and congressional committees, he has written articles for a number of journals and newspapers in the United States and the Asia-Pacific countries. Larry spoken at numerous conferences in the United States and abroad. He is interviewed frequently by East Asian and U.S. media outlets and by the Voice of America and Radio Free Asia.

Larry is a Senior Adviser on East Asia to The PRS (Political Risk Services Group), is an adviser to the Asia Service of The WEFA Group, and is a consultant to Lloyd, Thomas and Ball international business consulting service. He is a member of the editorial board of New Asia, published by the New Asia Research Institute in Seoul, Korea. Larry served as a member of the U.S. presidential observer group to the Philippine presidential election in February 1986.

Larry is a member of the Capitol Hill Civil War Roundtable.

Admission to this programme is free of charge and open to public. However, seating is limited and pre-registration is advised. Please register on-line at:

On-Line Registration

Sang Joo Kim / signed
Sr. Fellow & Executive Vice President

ICAS Fellow