This is a travelogue on the curatorial fellowship I took in Seoul from September to October 2015 under the Cultural Partnership Initiative Program. I was lucky to have had this opportunity — there aren’t very many fellowships or training programs, it seems, for curators of library collections or history exhibits. 526 more words
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Round-up: Today’s top stories in the morning papers in Korea (April 20, 2016)
1. Amid blood supply shortage, a military officer has donated his blood 152 times in the last ten years. 295 more words
By: Matthew Choi, News Writer
British author, George Orwell once said in his book 1984, “Those who control the present, control the past and those who control the past control the future.” 748 more words
Government announces it will “correct errors” by writing its own version of history, angering teachers and academics.
Seoul – The South Korean government has said it will replace the country’s school history books with a single text, which will be called the “correct history textbook”. 153 more words