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geling-yan's picture
Jan.22.2013
Here is a bio in Korean from the Woojin Think Big Korean edition of The Flowers of War, for reference purposes: 옌거링严歌苓 중국 상하이에서 태어난 옌거링은 20대 초반부터 작품을 발표하 기 시작해, 1986년 중국작가협회에 가입했다. 서른 살 무렵에는 미국으로 유학을 떠나 시카고콜롬비아 예술대학에서 석사 학위 를 받았다. 주요 작품으로는『소녀 소어』『여주인』『천욕』『한 여인의 서사 시』등이 있으며,『둬허 이모(小姨多鶴)』(2009)는...
andrew-q-lam's picture
Oct.10.2012
  Anthropologists and linguists no doubt are having a field day trying to chronicle and dissect how, in the early autumn of 2012, "Gangnam Style" became an American idiomatic expression. It stands for something along the lines of a brash, flamboyant way of doing things, clownishness, or an act...
luke-james's picture
Jun.28.2012
For the three years I lived in San Francisco’s notorious Tenderloin district, my local bar was The Edinburgh Castle pub, a “Scottish” pub owned by a Korean family and managed by Glaswegian writer, Alan Black. The night I learned that Manchester United legend George Best had celebrated his 21st...
andrew-q-lam's picture
Apr.03.2012
The Tongue-tied Misfit and the Language of ViolenceStory tools Comments AAAResize Print Share and Email New America Media, Commentary, Andrew Lam, Posted: Apr 03, 2012 Editor’s Note: NAM editor Andrew Lam wrote a slightly different version of this piece in 2009 after...
michael-anthony's picture
Mar.09.2011
New Blog post up about the climate of the country and what's going on in Afghanistan:   http://masscasualties.com/2011/03/new-poll-the-majority-of-americans-want-u-s-troops-out-of-afghanistan/
michael-anthony's picture
Mar.09.2011
      New Blog post up about the climate of the country and what's going on in Afghanistan:  There was a recent poll that showed mostAmerican's want the troops out ofAfghanistan.  What does this mean for the future of our country?   http://masscasualties.com/2011/03/new-poll-the-majority-of-...