East Asian Popular Culture

Start Date: March 11, 2017
End Date: March 11, 2017
Time Detail: 9-12:30pm
Location: USC Campus
Type of Course: Face-to-Face Seminars and Workshops
Course Description: South Korean youth music and television dramas dominate East Asia. Its films have proven influential, prompting Hollywood remakes. South Korean stars are appearing in Chinese films. Meanwhile China's film market has expanded dramatically and is now second only to North America's. China added screens at a blistering pace in 2016, 27 a day, and now has more than the US. Hollywood is focused on that market, adding Chinese stars to big budget films and massaging scripts to please Chinese audiences. China's investing heavily in developing its own industry and is increasingly drawing on Hollywood talent, such as featuring Matt Damon in The Great Wall.
Registration and Info:

Free. Please register HERE.

Offered to: California
Additional Information: On-campus parking, breakfast, and lunch will be provided.