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Thomas “Tommy” Lopez in his apartment. (Photo by Andrea May Sahouri)

A ‘Borinqueneer’ Reflects on Serving in Korea

Featured Posts, History, Manhattan, New York, Puerto Rican November 2, 2018 at 5:57 pm

One of the Puerto Ricans who served with the Borinqueneers 65th Infantry Regiment during the Korean War talks about his experiences.

Catherine Chung (Photo via Korea Daily)

An Up-and-Coming Korean-American Author Describes her Historical Novel

Culture, East Asian August 10, 2012 at 4:34 pm

Catherine Chung, who was born and raised in the U.S. as a second-generation Korean-American, has written a book, ‘Forgotten Country,’ that offers great insights into Korean modern history and immigrant life. An article containing her interview ran in Korea Daily and is translated here.