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The Batik Story: One Root, Two Nations (Indonesia-Malaysia)
The Batik Story: One Root, Two Nations (Indonesia-Malaysia)
2017-02-16
Batik, the Pride of IndonesiansBatik is a form of dyeing process that uses the resistance of natural wax. Strictly speaking, batik only refers to the dyeing process, but, generally, it includes the textiles, clothing, and various products c...
Spreading Korean Culture in the Middle of New York-Interview with Obi Lee, President of KLCEM
Spreading Korean Culture in the Middle of New York-Interview with Obi Lee, President of KLCEM
2017-02-16
Obi Lee explains Korean culture while clad in the traditional hanbok dress Q. Please tell our readers about KLCEM.KLCEM stands for Korean Language and Culture Exchange in Midtown NYC. It was found four years ago by Youngjin Lee under t...
Vocal trainers help dreams come true
Vocal trainers help dreams come true
2017-02-16
K-Pop has taken its place as an important genre in the global music industry. Although myriads of aspiring trainees undergo years of strenuous training with the dream of becoming the next superstar, they must face fierce competition in the ...
What to Make of the Recent Boom in Remakes of International TV Programs
What to Make of the Recent Boom in Remakes of International TV Programs
2017-02-16
A new wave has hit the TV show industry of Korea, with remakes from other countries grasping the attention of Korean viewers. The recently concluded series that tvN aired was one of such remakes based on an American show of the same name. ...
Yuru-Chara, Characters That Save Japanese Local Economies
Yuru-Chara, Characters That Save Japanese Local Economies
2017-02-16
Countless yuru-chara based on Japanese regions (Source: http://kigurumisummit.org/) ■  The success story of yuru-chara through the case of KumamonHello Kitty, Pokemon, Doraemon, and Anpanman-these are all long-loved and globally f...
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