Month: February 2020

K-pop Hunger Games: Be My Valentine Edition

Disclaimer: Captions are not working properly so they may render weirdly as if it’s supposed to be in-text. Apologies. I’m trying to figure out the solution, but I’m no coder. Please enjoy anyway. Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! Whether you’re stuffing yourselves with chocolates or prepping yourself for a date...

Yonsei Conference 2: BTS and World Domination

Hey, I’m back and only a week later which is a major achievement. Cue the confetti cannons! Okay, but this post will be a quickie on the 3rd session of the Yonsei conference centered around the oh-so-popular 7-member boy group. This session’s theme was globalization and cultural hybridity. As...

(Results!) BTS Parasocial and Fandom Study Survey

So a couple months back, I had posted a BTS study survey due to my own personal research on the K-pop fandom and parasocial relationships. I believed out of any group that BTS’s ARMY would be the best fandom to start with for a study like this. I waited...