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Theological Reflections on "Gangnam Style"

Grace Ji-Sun Kim | Posted 07.07.2014 | Religion
Grace Ji-Sun Kim

Western music comes with Western privilege and, like white privilege, this type of agency does not need to crossover to the margins because Western pop stars are already idolized the world over.

NY Indian American Film Festival Triumphant in 13th Year

Jim Luce | Posted 07.25.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Luce

The New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) announced the winners of its competition categories at a ceremony at NYU's Skirball Center last week, in the...

Moving Image: Our Week In Photos

Posted 04.19.2013 | Arts

Welcome to "Moving Image," our slideshow of the best photos of the week from around the world. The following photos tell the story of the most comp...

How A Teen Immigrant Fell For 'Gangnam Style' and K-Pop Music

| Posted 02.09.2013 | Teen

This is a teen-written article from our friends at Youth Communication, a nonprofit organization that helps marginalized youth develop their full pote...

Will Tom Cruise Go Gangnam?

AP | JOCELYN GECKER | Posted 01.28.2013 | World

BANGKOK — The South Korean rapper behind YouTube's most-viewed video ever has set what might be a "Mission: Impossible" for himself. Asked whic...

A Millennium of Gangnam Style

John Wagner Givens | Posted 01.16.2013 | World
John Wagner Givens

The original meaning of "Gangnam Style" has been lost on non-Korean speakers who have no idea that Gangnam is the wealthiest district of Korea's capitol, Seoul. I came to realize that China has actually had its own Gangnam style for a millennium.

WATCH: Psy Addresses Oxford Union As 'Person Who Shapes The World'

Posted 11.14.2012 | College

Park Jae Sang, better know as South Korean pop phenomenon PSY and the man behind Gangnam Style, addressed Oxford University students and the Oxford Un...

Psy's Best Quotes

Posted 10.29.2012 | Arts

Psy may already be in the Guinness Book of World Records, but the South Korean singer recently joined an arguably more illustrious group when he condu...

True 'Gangnam Style' Fashion

Michael Hurt | Posted 12.19.2012 | Style
Michael Hurt

Any explanation of Gangnam must start with the fact that it is not so much a place, as much as it is an aspirational concept for many South Koreans. It is a symbol for an entire lifestyle, a developmental dream come true.

'Gangnam Style': Crossing Over in the New World

Andrew Lam | Posted 12.12.2012 | Entertainment
Andrew Lam

If America can make a movie called Kung Fu Panda, and have it become a number one hit in China, then it follows that a Korean artist, too, can rise to the top of the charts in America.

North Korea Goes Gangnam

AP | Posted 09.20.2012 | World

SEOUL, South Korea -- Even North Korea is paying attention to PSY's globally popular "Gangnam Style" song and the South Korean rapper's memorable hors...

WATCH: Couple Goes 'Gangnam Style' On Their Big Day

The Huffington Post | Katharine Lotze | Posted 09.11.2012 | Weddings

Forget the robot and the sprinkler: "Gangnam Style" is how you should be dancing at your wedding. One San Francisco-area couple paid homage to "Gan...