Celebrating Asian American Women Novelists

Powerful Voices, Powerful Stories: Conversations with Korean American Female Authors Celebrate the powerful voice and storytelling of Asian Americans by joining a live webinar discussion on Wednesday, April 20th at 9 PM ET | 6 PM PT featuring three distinguished female novelists! New York-based literary agent Theresa Park (Partner, Park Fine Literary) will lead a…

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Korean Han, Rethinking a Life Sentence of Sorrow

What is han? Denoting a sense of deep sorrow, frustration, resentment, and anger that comes from suffering and trauma, han 한 恨 is often presented as a quintessentially Korean feeling. Some insist that only Koreans can truly comprehend and experience it.  While the cultural significance of han has declined significantly in South Korea since the late…

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Chloe Kim is Solid Gold

Time Predicted It and Chloe Kim Delivered: KA Snowboarder Wins Gold Medal #2 in Beijing When Chloe Kim appeared on the cover of Time magazine on January 31, 2022, she had a tremendous amount of pressure on her going into the Beijing Olympics as the defending champion of the Snowboard Halfpipe competition. But she prevailed…