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?
October 27, 2010
Korea’s Hallyu Boom?
Korean Wave has put South Korea on the map culturally. But has it brought economic gains for the nation?
October 26, 2010
Korean Wave Ripple Effect
South Korean pop culture has many fans, beyond the Asia-Pacific – and in some very unexpected places worldwide.
October 25, 2010
Korean Drama Zeal in Asia
Reasons behind the popularity of South Korean TV dramas in Taiwan, China and Japan are in some ways puzzling.
October 22, 2010
The Seeds of Hallyu
What is the history behind Korean Wave, the remarkable rise in popularity of South Korean pop culture worldwide?
October 19, 2010
Riding the Korean Wave
Korean wave, or hallyu, is the specific term for the rising popularity of South Korean culture around the world.
September 08, 2010
Historic Modern Art in Korea
Asia’s oldest contemporary art fair is on now in a unique city…with an unforgettable history.
August 21, 2010
North Korea’s Twitter Tactics
Has the DPRK enlisted Twitter in a propaganda war against its international enemies?
August 18, 2010
Cinema Digital Seoul
South Korea remains ahead of the trend with this annual festival dedicated to digital film.
June 29, 2010
Korea’s Break-Dance Faith
Can breakdancing bring more tourists to South Korea? In the eyes of some, yes.
June 16, 2010
South Korea may use their girl pop groups as a form of ‘warfare’ against the North.
March 31, 2010
‘Mother’ of Movies
Korea’s movies to go the way of Hollywood blockbusters and 3-D gimmickry?