This: Kaesong lets Choco Pie fever get out of control-INSIDE Korea JoongAng Daily Reminded me of this, from Park Chan-wook’s 2000 film JSA: jsa mmm…chocopie (sorry, I lamely can’t get the video to embed correctly.) The conversation goes: Lee Byung-hyun: Hyeong… Song… (READ MORE)
The Korea Society – Film – November 20, 2011, 4pm.
At first I was skeptical. A lecture by an American who’d mastered Japanese and was writing novels in Japanese. His name was Ian Hideo Levy (b. 1950). I had homework. It was a Thursday. It had been a long week…. (READ MORE)