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Howard, Keith (2013) The Foundation of Hallyu – K-Pop's Coming of Age. In: First World Congress for Hallyu Studies, 18-19 October 2013, Korea University, Seoul.

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Abstract

We are still, collectively struggling to come to terms with Hallyu, Korean Wave. This is seen in the multitude of contrasting perspective that have been applied by journalists and academics alike since the turn of the new millennium. This article explores the various different approaches, argues for new theoretical paradigms, and explores, as a case study, how foundations for K-Pop as Korean Wave were built in the years before the term itself, Hallyu, was created.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Items (Keynote)
Keywords: Music, Cultural Studies, Critical Studies, Korea Wave, East Asia
SOAS Departments & Centres: Legacy Departments > Faculty of Arts and Humanities > Department of Music
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
M Music and Books on Music > M Music
N Fine Arts > NX Arts in general
Date Deposited: 12 Nov 2013 14:34
URI: http://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/15929

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