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AAJA SEOUL: “Zero Waste” screening event with Director Q&A

by Hyun Soo Kim AAJA-Asia Seoul co-hosted a screening of the documentary “Zero Waste” created by director Danny Kim on March 19, at the Chungmu Art Hall Theater. The film is a character-driven, social impact documentary that narrates the stories of four individuals — an artist, urban ecologists and activists — who are addressing South …

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Statement from AAJA-Asia and the Seoul subchapter regarding the amendments to Korea’s Press Arbitration Act

The Asian American Journalists Association’s Asia Chapter (AAJA-Asia) and its Seoul subchapter — representing nearly 200 journalists across Asia and in Seoul — is paying close attention to the developments regarding South Korea’s Press Arbitration Act. We are concerned with the move to pass an amendment to the act that could threaten press freedoms laid …

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Looking for Olympics fixers? A message from AAJA’s Seoul subchapter

As the PyeongChang Olympics approach, we are seeing a dramatic increase in demand for fixers and stringers.   If you are looking looking to hire a fixer in Korea, we can distribute your jobs listing to our community of local journalists and provide guidance on appropriate pay levels.   If you are a local journalist …

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