The 2012 SBS KPOP SUPER CONCERT in America: What Popped and Did Not Pop PREFACE The opinions written in this article may not represent the views of KKonnect or most of the world. -November 10th,2012 It is 11:00 PM on an unusually chilly Southern California night. Tired,bemused, ears ringing from hysterical women screaming at possibly… Read More [KKonnect Lost Article] The 2012 SBS KPOP SUPER CONCERT in America: What Popped and Did Not Pop
The Asian Market Chronicles: Introduction Pseudo-Sojourning is a term I use for the act of visiting ethnic markets to vicariously fulfill a desire to physically visit a country. It is actually a hobby I and those of us who don’t have the gumption or opportunity to travel internationally are quite keen on. We are quite… Read More The Asian Market Chronicles: Intro + Saranghae Koroke!
“Five personalities find themselves in a hospital waiting room. Each of them, a part of the fractured psyche of JOHN DOE, a mystery patient suffering from a traumatic brain injury that has fractured his mind and cut off his ability to communicate. As each fragment attempts to unravel their true identity, JOHN DOE’s will to… Read More An interview with Albert Park– from “John Doe the Musical “
– I heard you hadn’t tried much of Korean food, yet you did this artwork in the theme of Korean restaurants. What was the creative process like? I’ve had “Korean BBQ” maybe three times in my life. The first time I was a bit overwhelmed by all the side dishes. I didn’t know what went… Read More An interview with William Dunn, the creator of the Korean Restaurants mural (as seen on November 2012 magazine)
HMART OPENS IN SAN DIEGO: A new chapter in the Asian Market Chronicles H-Mart made it’s much anticipated Grand Opening in San Diego on November 17, 2012. The atmosphere was electric as a mass of eager shoppers awaited the opening of the doors, stretching across the large parking lot and looping a few times. Pungmul dancers were frolicking through… Read More H-Mart Grand Opening in San Diego!!!
샌디에고 미라메사 지역에 생긴 대형 한국 마켓- H Mart! Huge Korean market now open in Mira Mesa, San Diego! Look at those people trotting in to the parking lot (the lot was full. So many ppl had to park elsewhere and walk over!) it was as if the street of Mira Mesa transformed into Dong-Dae-Mun… Read More H Mart Opens in San Diego- Mira Mesa
Park Jungmin from SS501 is back with his second single Korean album “Beautiful”! I am totally in love with the title song which is also called Beautiful. He changes styles like, five times during the course of the song. It goes from 60’s to contemporary to disco to electronic….it’s awesome!! I personally like it when… Read More [Now Listening] “Beautiful” by 박정민 (Park Jung Min)
I have returned from my adventure to Japan; a land of limitless beauty, wonder and whimsy. Below is just a snapshot of one of the many curious areas of Japan I had the opportunity of discovering. Welcome to the Miyuki-Dori Shopping Street in Osaka, Japan aka Koreatown. This three-hundred meter long street features hundreds of… Read More I found my Seoul in Osaka (Japan’s Koreatown: A Picture Retrospective)
Hi everyone- 안녕하세요-! It is already mid-November! If you have not picked up a Korea Daily magazine, please get your free copy at Zion Market or Jaeil Market! Our section is marked by the black side-bars of the pages. Here are some upcoming events in the Korean community of San Diego: Wed, Nov 14, 7-9pm:… Read More E-Newsletter: November 2012
Did you pick up a copy of the Korea Daily magazine yet? If not, then you’ve got some reading to do. Run down to Zion Market and pick up a copy. Like now. For those of you that do have your copy in your hot little hand, turn to the spread on page… Read More William Dunn, watercolor wizard.