For Novelist and TV Writer Leonard Chang, It's All About Connecting

“One book is wonderful, and I’m happy and proud of many writers who do that one book,” Chang says. He calmly takes another sip. “But I’m mainly curious to see what the sixth or seventh book is about.”

Earlier this year, novelist and TV writer Leonard Chang released his seventh novel, 'Triplines.' KoreAm sat down and spoke with him about his journey and discipline as a writer....
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Far East Movement Releases K-Town Mini-Doc Ahead of New EP

Far East Movement has been touring all over the world and the United States in recent years, but they're bringing things back home to Koreatown, Los Angeles for their upcoming EP....
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Danielle Kang Wins a Buick Three Days After Her Birthday

Danielle Kang got herself a sweet belated birthday present after winning Thursday's opening round of the Blue Bay LPGA in China. ...
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North Korea Bans Tourists Over Ebola Concerns

North Korea announced that it will ban foreigners from entering the country as tourists due to worries over the Ebola virus, which has already killed at least 4,877 people around the world....
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UberTAXI Launches in Seoul, But Is It Legal?

Uber recently launched its new app UberTAXI that allows Seoul residents to call registered cab drivers, but is it legal?...
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Korean Scientists Reconstruct Weird-Looking Dinosaur

Nearly 50 years ago, scientists found fossils of two gigantic dinosaur arms in Mongolia and figured they had discovered a fearsome creature similar to a T-rex. However, a Korean-led team of scientists have assembled the rest of the dinosaur fossils and have a new description for it: weird....
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[VIDEO] John Cho of ‘Selfie’ Dances to Crayon Pop’s “Bar Bar Bar”

John Cho released his inner K-pop fanboy by dancing to Crayon Pop's hit song "Bar Bar Bar" in the latest episode of ABC's 'Selfie.'...
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Chef Corey Lee’s Benu Receives Three Michelin Stars

The Michelin Guide announced its 2015 list of stars for the San Francisco and Bay area restaurants, and joining the esteemed three-star category are chef Corey Lee's Benu and Joshua Skenes' Saison. ...
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North Korean Defector’s Tearful Speech Receives Standing Ovation

Park Yeon-mi, who escaped North Korea when she was just 13, recently spoke at a youth leadership event in Dublin, Ireland about her traumatizing experiences--she and her mother had no option but to escape and look for her older sister who fled the country earlier....
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