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Twentieth-Century Transformations in Korea’s Film and Transportation

Han Sang Kim

ISBN 9780674267978

Publication date: 05/31/2022


  • Perhaps the best academic book produced on the subject of Korean literature, film, and culture over the past twenty years…Han Sang Kim has achieved a feat in the English language that no one outside Korea has yet to match—that of telling a fascinating story about the intimate relationship between Korean socioeconomic phenomena (transportation) and media (screen) throughout the twentieth century.

    —Kyung Hyun Kim, Seoul Journal of Korean Studies


  • Han Sang Kim is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Ajou University, Korea.

Book Details

  • 270 pages
  • 6 x 9 inches
  • Harvard University Asia Center