Category: Culture

Episode 011: Why Buy The Cow – Show Notes

Here’s a list of thing you might need when getting married in Korea. Marriage Documents and Requirements. Teresa covered a few different stories in Hallyu Doin. They included Ladies Code Members Die In Car Crash Luhan Leaves EXO-M Jessica Leaves Girls Generation Accident at 4Minute ConcertĀ  Seungri Makes First Public Appearance Since Car Accident In …

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Episode 011: Why Buy The Cow

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/cow.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode we discuss tying the knot in Korea. Teresa also fills us in on what’s going on in K-POP and Dan throws some language knowledge at us.

Episode 010: We All Go A Little Mad

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/mad.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode Teresa and Steve talk about some of the things that can be a bit hard to get used to living in Korea, or that they just find annoying, unusual, or weird.

Episode 009: Home Crap Home

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/home.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode we go over some of the basics for getting an apartment in Korea. Also, a little more discussion about marijuana and In The News.

Episode 008: You Wanna Get High – Show Notes

In this episode we talked about the legality of smoking marijuana in Korea and the accompanying punishments and penalties. Here are some of the links we referenced in the show: Foreigners Arrested in Seoul Smoking Marijuana in North Korea The Use of Marijuana in the Past Penalties for the Various Drug Offenses We also talked …

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Episode 008: You Wanna Get High?

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/high.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSEverything you wanted to know about marijuana in Korea but were afraid to ask. Also, music from local band New Blue Death.

Episode 007: Have English, Will Travel – Show Notes

Here’s a list of the places we mentioned on the show where you can find Korean job listings. Also, stay tuned in future episodes where we’ll be featuring job ads that we think are worth applying for. Dave’s ESL Cafe WorknPlay Employ Roar! Korea Bridge MyEnglishJob TEFL.comĀ  ProfsAbroad (paid membership required) We also featured music …

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Episode 007: Have English, Will Travel

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/haveenglish.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this episode we talk about how to get a job teaching in Korea and we feature some local music by the band Love X Stereo.

Blackface: Show Notes

You can find the article that John and I were discussing on his website, www.johnfrancispower.com. For a direct link, click here: The Crumbling Myth of Korean Innocence about Racism. For further reading about Blackface and racism in Korea, check out the following articles. The Korea Times Allkpop.com Groove Korea Seoulistic.com Vice.com

Special Episode: Blackface

http://media.blubrry.com/koreaunderground/p/korea-underground.com/ku/Blackface.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSIn this special episode of Korea Underground I interview journalist John Francis Power about his article on Korea’s use of blackface and also racism in Korea. Check the show notes at www.korea-underground.com for links about the topic.

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