Over the last few years, Korean culture has become inescapable. K-pop bands dominate the charts and sell out stadiums around the world. K-dramas are more accessible than ever. And a Korean film became the first non-English language film to win Best Picture at the Oscars. But did you know that this rise has been part of an active effort by the South Korean government? Join us as we trace just exactly how Korean culture became one of South Korea’s largest exports.


Priscilla Pertica, Melissa Lazaro

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Saturday, August 21
Room 150AB