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Hallyu Camp 2012: Exploring Korean Pop & Traditional Culture

A 5-day cultural immersion experience for all fans of Korean pop culture, August 6-10!
College students and young adults welcome.

Hallyu Camp 2012, offered through the embassy's King Sejong Institute Washington DC, is designed to give fans of Korean pop culture in the Washington DC region a deeper understanding of the country, people, and society from which Korean pop culture originates. Participants will experience Korean culture through a variety of cultural workshops, lessons, discussions, and creative projects related to Korean pop and traditional culture, led by professional instructors and cultural specialists.



Highlights:  
- K-Pop music and dance workshops 
- Learn about the traditional foundation of pop culture
- Learn Korean expressions, etiquette, and customs
- Prepare a meal with a Korean chef  
- Korean Hanbok and traditional music workshops
- Understand key Korean social concepts & values  
- Learn the basics of the Korean language
- Meet with the KCC DC Director
...and more!

Korean pop culture, including K-pop music, dramas, and movies, has become a global phenomenon in recent years, growing a passionate fan community that spans cultures and languages worldwide. The term hallyu, or Korean Wave, has come to encompass all of these trending genres.

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Organizers:
Korean Cultural Center, Embassy of the Republic of Korea, King Sejong Institute, Washington DC

Dates/Hours:
August 6 – 10 (Mon – Fri), 9:30 am – 3:30 pm

Location:
Korean Cultural Center Washington DC
2370 Massachusetts Ave. NW Washington DC 20008

*SOURCE: Korean Cultural Center, Washington DC

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