Arts & Culture

Hadong and Gurye

  Countryside charms and nature's beauty await along the banks of the Seomjingang River   Gazing southeast, the sun rises slowly but surely over the horizon. The Seomjingang River’s pristine waters reflect the morning light…

Old Is New Again

Young entrepreneurs use old buildings to give Seoul new life   “Dull, inert cities, it is true, do contain the seeds of their own destruction and little else. But lively, diverse, intense cities contain the seeds of their own regeneration,…

Citizen Producers

‘Produce 101’ sets records by leaving the decisions to the audience

Cinematic Glass Ceiling?

Male-dominated films remain prominent in local industry

Born In New York, Made In Seoul

Korea’s first foreign boy band, EXP EDITION, debuts

Silent No Longer

“The Future of Silence” examines women’s literature in the post-war era

Have Fun, Get Informed

‘Ssulzun’ proves a hit by presenting the issues of the day in plain language

No Easy Predictions

Forecasting box office success can be a fool’s errand

The 3B Scheme of TV Networks

Babies and young children on screen provide vicarious joy to an increasingly childless society

American Breakthrough?

With her U.S. debut, CL of 2ne1 tries to succeed where other K-pop stars have failed