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Colourful paintings line the streets at Daegu's Bangcheon Market
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April 7, 2014

If you’re travelling in Korea, you’ve gotta get yourself to a traditional market! Filled with every snack and knick-knack you can imagine, the traditional markets are a real slice of Korean culture. They hum with…

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K-Fashion Odyssey Exhibition, London

March 17, 2014, No comments

K-Fashion Odyssey Location: Korean Cultural Centre UK Dates: 4 February – 15 March 2014 With London Fashion Week last month seeing Korean designers ...

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Mail Order Bride

March 13, 2014, No comments

Today I want to talk about one of my all time favorite graphic novels. Mail Order Bride by Mark Kalesniko. The story centers around the relationship ...

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Korean Webtoons Revisited 2014

February 17, 2014, No comments

Back in 2011, we looked at several of Korea’s most popular webtoons as fun tools to learn Korean. Of course, the continuously popular webtoons from ...

  • The Shakespeare in Busan troupe performing Much Ado About Nothing.
    Guide to English-Language Live Theatre in Korea
    January 15, 2014, No comments

    I love drama. Not the “fight-with-your-best-friend” kind of drama. The other kind. The “sob-loudly-in-public” and the “slap-your-knee-funny” kind of drama. I’m talking theatre. Korea has a long…

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    Crazy Multiply at Yogiga
    December 24, 2013, No comments

    This July I had the chance to participate in an artshow organised by CrazyMultiply. This project was founded by Olivia McNair, Laura MacDonald and Amy Smith. If you were curious for more you’re at the right place.…

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    Flashback! K-pop idols of the ‘90s
    December 4, 2013, No comments

    Nostalgia seems to be a popular theme for Korean entertainment these days. The most-talked-about TV drama at the moment is Reply 1994 (응답하라 1994), a look into a boarding house and its boarders in a university…

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    BIFF Film Review: Snowpiercer
    November 5, 2013, No comments

    It’s twenty years into the next ice age and the future is bleak. Trapped aboard a train navigating the Earth’s circumference, the last remaining members of the human race struggle to survive… at least those who…