Monthly Archives: May 2012

Rest in Peace, William Cleary

A college musical version of Chunhyang-jeon (춘향전, “The Story of Chunhyang”), from the 60s, in English? Quite a while ago, I had read somewhere about Chun Hyang Song—the title is a tricky word-play with the heroines family name—and stumbled upon … Continue reading

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Blogging for the Jeonju Int’l Sori Festival

It’s official now: During the following year I will blog for the Jeonju International Sori Festival (전주세계소리축제). Their blog is called “소리타래” (soritarae), which literally means “a bunch of sound”—bunch as in “bunch of garlic” and sound as in pansori. The … Continue reading

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