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Academics gather for third World Congress of Hallyu, Dubai

K-pop group Sistar ItĀ seems that as well as being a pop-cultural phenomenon that saw Gangnam Style become the most watched video on Youtube, K-Pop is now leading academics to write scholarly papers on the “symbiosis and parasitism” of attempts by fans to mimic idol groups’ dancing. There has been resistance from the establishment who worry… Continue reading Academics gather for third World Congress of Hallyu, Dubai