Category: Politics & Social Sciences

The Birth of Korean Cool: A Fascinating and Insightful Exploration of Korea’s Pop Culture Phenomenon

Euny Hong’s book The Birth of Korean Cool is an engaging and informative look at the phenomenon that is the rise of Korean pop culture around the world. In his book, Hong analyzes in depth the cultural, economic, and political variables that have led to Korea’s meteoric rise to prominence in the international entertainment industry. […]