2016.11

Event Review

  • KF Implements New Public Diplomacy Law
      

    Following its legislative enactment in February 2016, Korea’s Public Diplomacy Law went into effect on August 4, 2016. To commemorate this landmark occasion, the National...

  • Support for Floating Dreams at
    Totally Thames Festival, UK

    The Korea Foundation extended support for the display of “Floating Dreams”, an installation work by multimedia artist Ik-Joong Kang, which was constructed in the middle of the ...

  • Feature

    Sweet Adventures for Korean Desserts

      

    Walk around the basement food hall of any large Korean department store, and it’s hard not to stop at the sight of all of the sweet and tempting treats showcased proudly in their vibrant...

  • Interview

    Interview with Professor Eun-Jeong Lee,
    Director of the Institute of Korean Studies,
    Free University of Berlin

    This month KF met with Professor Eun-Jeong Lee, the Director of the Institute of Korean Studies at Free University of Berlin. The university formally recognized the discipline of Korean Studies in 2005...

KF Mailbox

  • KF Korean Language Education Internship

    Lee Eun-jung

    I am in charge of the intensive Korean language courses, levels 1 and 2, as well as preparation of online learning materials, for the Ruhr-University Bochum Institute of Intensive...

  • KF Think Tank Internship

    Park Yeon-kyeong

    The private nonprofit research institute RAND Corporation, originally founded to conduct research on national security matters for the U.S. Armed Forces, today focuses on a broad range of areas...

KFVN News

  • Anna Tohobytska’s Day in the Joseon Era
      

    KFVN Reporter Lee Hyung-ju

    In September, Anna Tohobytska, who is studying the Korean language at a university in Korea, participated in the KFVN’s Yongin Folk Village program, together with the Korean Culture Class...

  • Meeting the World in Korea:
    From Uzbekistan to Spain

    KFVN Reporter Kim Hye-mi

    This month’s session of “Meeting the World in Korea” was presented by Roviya Sidikova of Uzbekistan and Eliezer Garrido of Spain, who visited the young students of Gyeseong Elementary...