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Jeong Yak-yong (조선추리활극 정약용)

조선추리활극 정약용 (Jo-seon-choo-ri-hak-geuk Jeong-yak-yong)

Directed by Kim Hong-seon-I (김홍선)

Screenplay by

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Fri, 12pm


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  • Director of 'Hourglass' commits suicide

    2013/07/23, Source,
    By Kim Tong-hyung Kim Jong-hak, a drama director whose 1995 miniseries "Sandglass" was a groundbreaking moment in Korean television, was found dead at a boarding house Tuesday in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province, in an apparent suicide. He was 62. Kim was investigated by police in May on suspicions of embezzlement after the cast and crew of the SBS series "Faith" filed a complaint against him over unpaid wages. He had denied any wrongdoing"",...More
  • Gangjin holds the exiled spirit of a great Joseon scholar

    2013/03/17, Source,
    Fallen camellia flowers rest on a pond at Dasanchodang, the house where renowned Joseon scholar Jeong Yak-yong lived in exile. It's said that Jeong used to forecast the weather based on the behavior of carp he bred in the pond. The house is in Gangjin County, South Jeolla. Gangjin County in South Jeolla is not only known for its beautiful scenery but also for its historic significance. Jeong Yak-yong (1762-1836), a man regarded as one of the greatest scholars of the late Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910), was sent into exile here. Jeong taught students and wrote some 500 books during his 18-year exile in the region. Among them are "Mokminsimseo", a text about the virtues local governors should aspire to, and "Heumheumsinseo", a book on jurisprudence,...More
  • Irish scholar traces Dasan's Christianity

    2012/07/01, Source,
    Kevin Cawley, professor of Korean Studies at University College Cork in Ireland, stands near where Dasan was exiled in Gangjin, South Jeolla Province, in this photo taken in October 2010. / Courtesy of Kevin Cawley By Kang Hyun-kyung An Irish scholar characterized Jeong Yak-yong (1762-1836), a Korean philosopher and prolific writer often referred to by his pen name Dasan here, as a secret Catholic because he could not speak about his Christian beliefs in public. "In no uncertain terms, Dasan lived during a period of religious terror", Kevin Cawley, a Korean Studies professor at University College Cork in Ireland, wrote in an email interview with The Korea Times, Monday,...More
  • Joseon: Korea's Confucian kingdom (3)

    2012/06/03, Source,
    A bird's eye view of Gyeongbok Palace which was built during the Joseon Dynasty. It is where Empress Myeongseong was stabbed and killed by a group of Japanese assassins. / Korea Times file The country struggles with modernity and a fast changing world This is the eighth of a 10-part series of Korean history from its mythological, ancient beginning until the present day. This project is sponsored by several companies and public agencies including Merck Korea, eBay Korea, Daewoo Securities and Korea Post,...More
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Airing dates : 2009/11/27~2010/01/15

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