'Dictee' Takes the Stage

by Julie Ha Korean American writer Theresa Hak Kyung Cha, whose seminal work Dictee was published in 1982, certainly had a promising future in the literary scene, but it […]

For the Children

Photo by Karine Simon/Courtesy of Inner-City Arts Fourth-graders from Charles H. Kim Elementary School take part in a special arts workshop led by renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma and ballet […]

Support ‘Bike for Kam’

KoreAm readers were first introduced to Kam Redlawsk in November of 2008. A talented young designer, she was afflicted with a rare genetic disorder that causes progressive muscle deterioration […]

Feeling the Squeeze

Last month Nicole Johnson celebrated her hair salon’s three-year anniversary, but greeted the milestone with more caution than pomp. This nation’s economic downturn has hit her clients hard, and […]