The Rise and Significance of Korean Popular Culture: Korea's Place in the Sun
|Name in Latin Alphabet:||Jie-ae Sohn|
|Nationality:||Republic of Korea|
|Affiliation:||Ewha Womans University|
No non-western country has dominated the global cultural market as much as Korea in recent years. Teenagers all over the world dance to Korean pop music, and audiences are glued to their tv, watching Korean dramas. We take a look at look at what is behind this popularity, how Korea did what many considered impossible. And what this is doing to Korea's image around the world.