November 30, 2019
Is This the Next Baby Shark-Like Phenom?
By Tae-jun Kang
January 15, 2019
South Korea’s 2 New Year Celebrations
By Layne Vandenberg
March 14, 2018
The Rise of South Korea’s Soft Power in the Middle East
By Donya Saberi
February 13, 2018
The #MeToo Movement Finally Arrives in South Korea
By Justin Fendos
October 13, 2016
South Korea's New Anti-Graft Law: A Diplomatic Question
By Maximilian Ernst
November 05, 2015
South Korea's Love-Hate Relationship With the Chinese Language
By Jin Kai
April 27, 2011
Not Lost in Translation
Kyung-Sook Shin’s latest novel has hit it big in the US. So why has ‘Please Look After Mom’ been so successful?
March 01, 2011
K-Pop Versus J-Pop
Korean pop keeps growing in popularity. Why are K-pop acts leaving their J-pop peers behind?
February 01, 2011
Priest to Promote Korean Comics?
Will a 3-D Hollywood horror film be well-received enough to draw attention toward South Korea’s comic scene?
January 01, 2011
Will Manhwa Catch Manga?
Comics are getting a boost thanks to the iPad. Does this mean Korean comics will now get a share of the spotlight too?
December 24, 2010
Japan Loves Its Leggy, Cool K-Pop
Female Korean pop groups are taking off overseas—especially in Japan. Is K-Pop success thanks to more leg…and talent?
October 29, 2010
Calm Ahead for Korean Wave?
Was the dramatic rise in interest for Korean culture spontaneous or manufactured? And how long will it last?