Hello. (informal) Hello. (formal) My name is Dana. I am 21 years old. My birthday is January 7th. I'm Korean and African American. My mother's hometown is Haenam. My father's hometown is Virginia. I'm sorry. Goodbye. (informal) Goodbye. (formal)
Language has the ability to unite and separate. In this video I am learning the Korean language and being penalized for imperfections. The action of pinning is a form of punishment and a marker of pain, guilt and the pressure to perform in a society that rejects me.
Learning Korean, 2015