Day 49-50

Day 49-50: a muddle and an explanation So I have been in a muddle lately of how to portray the Korean community in Buenos Aires. That is, what conclusions do I have, from two months of meeting people and seeing new things? And what of my experiences? I would, of course, like it if my … Continue reading

Day 27

Day 27: another quiet day blogging, editing, reading I took photos at the Korean restaurant, SINKO, during the Korea v. Nigeria match for the Diario Central. I was supposed to go in the morning to show them my pictures, but I have my photography class in the morning so I was going to go right … Continue reading

Day 24

photography class and frustration with the diario central. the reporter refused to use my materials to report about the Munguau booth at arteba2010. His reasoning: it was uninteresting to the Korean community and that they wouldn’t want to read about what the youth were doing. This just shows that a generational clash exists between the … Continue reading

Day 22

Day 22: The Diario Central used one of my photos! But they didn’t write my name underneath the photo because I guess it’s customary in Korean newspapers to not accredit the photo to someone. :( Oh well… There are differences in work ethic and mind set between the newspaper and me. They are rather old … Continue reading

Day 14

Day 14: Korean Education at the ICA I arrived at 10am sharp to meet the vice principal of the Instituto Coreano Argentino, the only Korean school in Buenos Aires, and as far as I know, in Argentina. I had never heard of a Korean school— I mean, a real school. Classes are Monday through Friday, … Continue reading