Roald Maliangkay writes for East Asia Forum: South Korea has become a powerhouse of cultural production. Its cultural influence in global entertainment is spread across industries in various media operating at the vanguard of cultural developments around the world. South Korean policymakers claim that the ‘Korean wave’ is driven by the quality of its artists and products. Others have looked for answers in South Korea’s marketing and funding schemes.
go to East Asia Forum website: South Korea’s soft power struggles (eastasiaforum.org)