Daily archive Nov 13, 2012
In Pictures: People and Places

In Pictures: People and Places

After one year as a waygook living in South Korea, Matthew Leavesley has created this photo essay for Chincha, giving a glimpse into the past 365 days of his life. Anyone who has visited Gyeongbuk Palace in the heart of Seoul will be aware of how loud this drum can get. Keeping within tradition is...
Korea: The Impossible Country

Korea: The Impossible Country

Korea: The Impossible Country is a new book by The Economist‘s South Korean correspondent Daniel Tudor, exploring the history, social nuances and modern culture of South Korea. Having interviewed several prominent individuals responsible for shaping Korea into what it is today, including Oldboy star Choi Min-sik and Korea‚Äôs first openly gay celebrity Hong Seok-chon, Korea: The Impossible Country...