The Kiwi Connection

The Korean Diaspora: The Korean Kiwis Hello everyone, Today we will talk about the lovely Kiwi people of New Zealand. They call themselves kiwis because there is an endangered species called the kiwi. Having not attended a Korean school in South Korea, I can’t imagine fully to what extent the environment is like for kids growing up…

A Trip To Europe

The Korean Diaspora: German Koreans History is what it is.  I don’t dwell on the past. I do examine, and learn from it to the best of my abilities. If you haven’t noticed by the picture, I’m going to talk about the Korean dispersion into Germany. As an interesting fact, though, most people think Australia is all…

The Badass Koreans

The Korean Diaspora: Russian Koreans ( Koryo Saram ) Let’s get started, today we’ll talk about one of the most oldest diasporas in Korea.  They even have an in-depth documentary titled the The Unreliable People if you’re interested in learning more about their culture and history. First thing is, there are two types of categories for…

Los Angeles and Me

 The Korean Diaspora: Korean American   Being grown and bred from LA, I was exposed to gangsters, hippies, drugs, etc.  America’s good at exposing these things and frankly, I loved it.  Because it definitely has made me who I am today. The first time I heard California Girls by Katy Perry somewhere in Seoul, I started screaming out of joy and started dancing!  It’s…

Why the interest grew

The Korean Diaspora: What got me interested I’ve never been really interested about my Korean background, so it’s still funny that I now am dedicating part of my life to create a network of kyopos all around the world. When I went to Korea, I always found that native Koreans were fascinated and interested in my…