Maids in Context – The Nobi System by [asphodelwild]




How are you liking Korean drama "Maids" (2015)?
If I think about it, the English translation is not as accurate as it would like. "Han nyer" is literally translated into lower women. In the context of the period, "servant girl" would be more accurate.

Just Found an interesting series of articles are about Korean Slaves during the Joseon Period.
It is a little dry but nothing too difficult to get through.
It does reference the Korean drama "Maids" (2015) as a starting point. However, it is more of a informational piece. I


This  is written by Asphodelwild. 

Maids in Context – The Nobi System, Part I
http://asphodelwild.tumblr.com/post/110118153323/maids-in-context-the-nobi-system-part-i

Maids in Context - The Nobi System, Part II
http://asphodelwild.tumblr.com/post/110353929838/maids-in-context-the-nobi-system-part-ii




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