Special Episodes, What's Up in Dramaland?

65. Representation in Dramaland: Race and Identity

This is Part 1 of a special edition of What's Up in Dramaland where we discuss why representation matters, and cover depictions of race and identity specifically. We called for your input, you responded spectacularly! (See the bottom of this post for a link to everyone's comments.) We're really excited to bring you this two-part… Continue reading 65. Representation in Dramaland: Race and Identity

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Diversity in Dramaland: K-dramas and Racial Stereotypes

Backstreet Rookie In many ways, I think the less time spent talking about SBS's Backstreet Rookie, the better, but unfortunately, we need to talk about it because it has Problems. Big ones. And I don't just mean the questionable casting, because—against all common sense and public conversation—this is the show that went one better and… Continue reading Diversity in Dramaland: K-dramas and Racial Stereotypes

Special Episodes, The Long Yak

52. Year End Yak 2019 & The First Annual Goguma Awards

We survived 2019! And it may have been an awful year in the real world, but at least we got a lot of good dramas. Check out our Year End Yak, in which the three of us discuss our three favorite dramas of the year (although it's only two lists really, because Paroma and I… Continue reading 52. Year End Yak 2019 & The First Annual Goguma Awards

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Podcast 40. TLY – Abyss | Angel’s Last Mission: Love | The Secret Life of My Secretary

With a shorter list than usual, here's our Long Yak. We discuss the final leg of Her Private Life and some leftover thoughts on He is Psychometric before moving on to newly airing dramas: Abyss, The Secret Life of My Secretary, and Angel's Last Mission: Love. Also watch out for a comeback of Saya's infamous Aje… Continue reading Podcast 40. TLY – Abyss | Angel’s Last Mission: Love | The Secret Life of My Secretary

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Podcast 38. TLY – Her Private Life | Beautiful World | He is Psychometric | My Fellow Citizens

We’re back with another Yak! We discuss the dramas we’re currently watching and how Paroma’s recommendations cannot be trusted. (Recorded on 28th Feb) The transcript below was provided by our awesome fellow drama nerd – Kdramadaydreamer! Listen to the episode right here: TIME STAMPS: 00:03:35 - Her Private Life 00:33:48 - My Fellow Citizen 00:43:14 -… Continue reading Podcast 38. TLY – Her Private Life | Beautiful World | He is Psychometric | My Fellow Citizens