The Korean-raised actress, currently starring in The King and I on Broadway, discussed her passion for music, theater, and says why television makes her nervous.
The chef tells Asia Blog that "it is truly an exciting time to eat at Asian-inspired restaurants right now."
"American comedy has had a rich history of lame Asian-American portrayals."
In an AsiaConnect call on Friday, Dr. Gary Samore discussed the role of Asia in preventing nuclear terrorism, containing North Korea, and other subjects.
Photographs newly released from the New York Public Library show daily life in Korea during the early Japanese colonial period (1910-1945).
Deputy Foreign Minister Shinsuke Sugiyama, who appeared on Wednesday at Asia Society, also explained why China's economic slowdown is "not good for anybody."
Amid tensions with North Korea, American and South Korean troops share military strategy and some light moments.
Despite legislative changes introduced by Shinzo Abe last year, observers say the country is unlikely to remilitarize.
Four navy members stand facing the sea in Busan, South Korea on November 4, 2015. (Official U.S. Navy Page/Flickr)
Yellow leaves blanket the ground in Namiseom Island, South Korea on October 25, 2015. (Sabrinadai/Flickr)
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