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“Black Tent” Theater Challenges Government’s Censorship of the Arts

“Black Tent” Theater Challenges Government’s Censorship of the Arts

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – The existence of a “black list” censoring South Korean artists has been confirmed.  Under the Park Geun-hye administration, thousands of artists, including filmmakers and actors, were blacklisted for supporting agendas that went against the opinions of the central government.  Condemning the act of censorship and the suppression of freedom [...]

Thousands of College Applicants Flock to Seoul University Fair

Thousands of College Applicants Flock to Seoul University Fair

SEOUL, Dec. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Thousands of prospective college students and parents visited COEX on Thursday for the 2017 academic year university fair, hosted by the Korea Council for University Education.  The event was attended by officials from 135 universities across the country, and offered free counselling, information about different schools and the college [...]