2017.07
  • Interview

    Interview with Lee Yeounsuk, Director of Hitotsubashi University’s Center for Korean Studies

    We recently paid a visit to Professor Lee Yeounsuk, director of the recently-opened Center for Korean Studies at Hitotsubashi University in Tokyo, Japan. Professor Lee shared his thoughts on the...

  • Feature

    The Korean Coffee Story that Began with Gabi-cha
      

    Korean demand for coffee has steadily increased since the drink debuted in the country in the late 19th century. According to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and the Korea...

  • KF Mailbox

    KF Library Internship
      

    Hong Jung-yeon

    I am currently an intern at the Korea Heritage Library at the University of Southern California (USC). Most American libraries specializing in East Asia are rich in materials related to China and...

  • KFVN News

    Korean Culture Class: In Search of the Sound of Korean Traditional Music

    KFVN Reporter Choi Jin-woo

    On the last Saturday of May, the Korean Culture Class had a wonderful time at the National Gugak Center, playing traditional musical instruments and taking in performances...