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Top : Society : Holidays : Thanksgiving : Ch'useok (11 web sites)
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A Chusok Tale
A westerner describes spending the holiday with a Korean family in this photo-essay.
http://pusanweb.com/photos/Chusok/index.htm

Celebrating Chu'seok at The Holiday Zone
Includes an overview of the holiday, craft projects, printable coloring pages, word wall cards, and literature recommendations.
http://www.theholidayzone.com/chuseok/index.html

Chu-suk
A Korean student writes about the traditional observance and explains why it is important.
http://web.pdx.edu/~i6my/f97/f97juun2.html

Chusok: Remembering Ancestors in Korea
A story about clearing graves in preparation for the Korean holiday.
http://www.genesearch.com/korea/index.html

Chusok: The Korean Thanksgiving
An essay on the background of this three-day harvest celebration. Also explores gender roles, family structure, and North-South relations.
http://asiasociety.org/countries/traditions/chusok-korean-thanksgiving

PBS Online: Hidden Korea/Ch'usok
Offers concise explanation of the holiday, along with a look at Korean burial traditions and the ways in which contemporary families honor their ancestors.
http://www.pbs.org/hiddenkorea/chusok.htm

Preparing for Chuseok
Offers a foreign wife's perspective on holiday preparations.
http://www.buhaykorea.com/2005/09/15/preparing-for-chuseok-korean-thanksgiving/

Sisters
Short story tells of a family divided by a holiday bombing raid during the Korean War.
http://www.hcs.harvard.edu/~yisei/issues/spring_95/yisei_95_28.html

With a Full Moon
A Korean student shares how Ch'usok is celebrated in her native country.
http://web.pdx.edu/~i6my/f97/f97suno2.html