• Everything Turns into ASMR in Korea, Even Cultural Heritage

    Colin Marshall explores Korea's fascination with other people's sounds.

    Reading Albert Camus’s The Plague in the Time of the Coronavirus

    Colin Marshall looks at the COVID-19 scare in Seoul.

    Bong Joon-ho’s Biggest Victory: Accepting His Oscars in Korean

    Colin Marshall asks, "What if Westerners respect you more for speaking Korean than English?"

    The American Dream Dies in Los Angeles: Bae Chang-Ho’s Deep Blue Night

    Colin Marshall discusses the impact of "Deep Blue Night," a Korean film obsessed with the American Dream.

    Korea’s Greatest Living Novelist Never Published in English: Introducing Kim Hoon and His War on Abstraction

    Colin Marshall talks about Kim Hoon, Korea's prolific and successful historical novelist.

    Pengsoo, the Genderless, Shameless Giant-Penguin Antihero Winning Korean Hearts and Minds

    Colin Marshall explains the rise in popularity of Pengsoo and other anthropomorphic mascots in South Korea.

    The Square: The National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art’s Ambitious Review of 120 Years in Korea

    Colin Marshall discusses the City of Seoul's plan to reimagine Gwanghwamun Square.