Category Archives: Korea

Form Over Content

Recently I did a few sessions of interviews with a 92 year-old Korean gentleman about his experiences during the colonial period. He is a superhero for my Korea research. On the first day of the interview, he took me to … Continue reading

Posted in History, Korea, Research, Taiwan

Are their memories different?

Three months have gone since my last entry, and now I am in Seoul. I stopped writing for many bad reasons, but it might be the way I promised that I would write in Japanese that stopped me from blogging. … Continue reading

Posted in Korea, Research

Summer 2008

One of very important reasons to stay being a student and to work in academia is the long summer (and winter) vacation. It is not really a ‘vacation’ since we usually have lots of work, but we have a chance … Continue reading

Posted in Korea, Languages, Taiwan, Travel