This is an account of Korean shamanism from the perspective of an anthropologist and long-time observer living in Korea.
A gay Amerasian man, son of a Korean mother and a white American father, talks about his interaction with his Korean relatives and others in Seoul.
The daughter of a Korean mother and an African-American father talks about her experience with discrimination both in South Korea and in the United States, as well as her personal solutions.
Two American women get resettled in Metro Manila after the typhoon called Ondoy and Ketsana.
An American woman describes her experience of the Manila flood of September 26, 2009.
A foreign student describes her 1985 encounters with Han Chinese and Uighurs in Xinjiang Province, including places closed to foreigners.
In 1985 Two New Zealanders talk about their experience working in a Chinese yacht factory.
In 1985, days after a young New Zealander arrives in Xiamen, China, his appendix bursts and he undergoes surgery under local anesthetic. Chinese and expats who rally around him.
This is a photo essay of Gulangyu and Xiamen in Fujian Province, China as they were in 1986. It sets the scene for the stories which are told here.
In late 1985, a French teacher at Xiamen University in China journeyed north to attend a village wedding at a student’s home. This is her story.