Korean Connections

My family moved to South Korea when I was seven and it was home for twenty years (1960-1980; I actually lived in Korea for thirteen of those years). I've lived in the cities of Seoul and Daegu, and on the island of Geoje. I spent a year as an exchange student at Ewha Women's University. I speak fairly fluent conversational Korean and identify as bicultural - somewhat of an "American Korean," if you will. My love for Korea and its people is bone-deep.

My connection has expanded through my relationship with my Korean-born daughter, and with books I have created, in particular The Legend of Hong Kil Dong: The Robin Hood of Korea.

Suggested Blog Posts:

"The INNERview"
"Teaching Korean Students" 
"Korea, Again"
"Parenting Across Race"
"Exploring a Bicultural Experience" 
"Connecting the Dots" 
"Between Worlds"
"Soul Food" 

Books on Korean Subjects:
Ages 4-8  
Ages 7-9 
Ages 9-12
Ages 12-16
Older Teen to Adult

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