October 2015 archive

Episode 030 – No, You Make Me A Sandwich! Show Notes

Here is a list of the articles I sourced when researching information about the role of women in Korean society. http://www.korea4expats.com/article-gender-roles.html http://www.korea4expats.com/article-traditional-role-of-women-korea.html http://www.womeninworldhistory.com/lesson3.html http://www.economist.com/news/business/21598669-bestand-worstplaces-be-working-woman-glass-ceiling-index http://www.economist.com/news/special-report/21588207-faced-overwhelming-pressures-south-korean-women-have-gone-baby-strike-pram-too http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2013/12/14/2013121400427.html http://blogs.wsj.com/korearealtime/2011/04/25/korean-men-willing-to-tend-home-survey-finds/ http://koreajoongangdaily.joins.com/news/article/article.aspx?aid=2915239   Hallyu Doin! Korean singer IU is in the midst of a minor scandal as she has confirmed that she’s dating a much older man, singer Chang Kiha. …

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Episode 030 – No, You Make Me A Sandwich!

Steve and Teresa sit down and discuss the state of women and gender roles in Korea. We cover how Korea came to be such a strong patriarchal society and also how things are finally changing for the better. Teresa brings us another installment of Hallyu Doin! with some shocking news about the Korean singer IU, …

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Episode 029 – GTFO?

Dan returns for this episode and we talk about whether or not younger people thinking coming to Korea should look at ESL as a viable option. Also, if you’ve been here for a few years, is it time to get out while you can?  

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