Tag Archive | TVXQ!

TVXQ Fan Narrative on House of Hallyu

House of Hallyu has its first fan narrative! See what Belinda says about TVXQ here. Be a part of the kpop chronicles project. To make your own narrative about your fan experience, click here!

iFans Case Studies Status Update

If you keep with research on K-pop, you may be aware of the iFans: Mapping Kpop’s International Fandom project.  The surveys that make up the qualitative studies seek to understand how the fandoms differ from one another and their relationship to the groups they support. K-pop fans know that the fandoms are unique. Because they […]

iFans: Mapping Kpop’s International Fandom

IFANS: Mapping K-pop’s International Fandom is a scholarly research project that examines global fan attitudes and activities through surveys, collection of information on online communities and analysis of websites.  Crystal S. Anderson, PhD (Elon University) is the Principal Investigator of the studies and Curator of the iFans project site.

The Unsung And The Unsaid In Kpop

The Unsung And The Unsaid In Kpop

Crystal S. Anderson, PhD Elon University Kpop is subject to a lot of criticism.  A LOT. The most repeated charge against Kpop is that it is manufactured.  But is that really true?  Usually when critics level this charge, they make sweeping generalizations about the whole landscape of pop.  In doing so, they perpetuate stereotypes about […]

Survey Results: Favorite Kpop Groups (As Of 8/8/2011)

Don’t have time to scroll through the survey results? Here are the results for our favorite question: What are your favorite Kpop groups? 18 and over (Top 9) 16 and over (Top 9)