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Youna Kim

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The American University of Paris, France

Youna Kim is Professor of Global Communications at the American University of Paris, joined from the London School of Economics and Political Science where she had taught since 2004, after completing her PhD at the University of London, Goldsmiths College.

Biography

Youna Kim is Professor of Global Communications at the American University of Paris, joined from the London School of Economics and Political Science where she had taught since 2004, after completing her PhD at the University of London, Goldsmiths College.

Her books are Women, Television and Everyday Life in Korea: Journeys of Hope (2005, Routledge); Media Consumption and Everyday Life in Asia (2008, Routledge); Transnational Migration, Media and Identity of Asian Women: Diasporic Daughters (2011, Routledge); Women and the Media in Asia: The Precarious Self (2012, Palgrave Macmillan); The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global (2013, Routledge); Global Nannies: Minorities and the Digital Media (in preparation).

Her books have been reviewed in various academic journals including Media, Culture & Society, Feminist Media Studies, Journal of Communication Inquiry, Discourse & Society, Women's Studies International Forum, Political Studies Review, Asian Journal of Communication, Inter-Asia Cultural Studies, and the Review of Korean Studies.

Professor Kim's research interests include sociology of media/culture, gender and media globalization, Korea/Asia, media audiences, women, television and everyday life, transnational migration, digital diaspora, identity, cultural and educational consequences of globalization, 'de-westernizing' media and cultural studies.

Professor Kim has been invited to join the International Editorial Board of the International Journal of Cultural Studies, Communication Yearbook (ICA), and Feminist Media Studies, and the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Social and Political Thought. She reviews book proposals for publishers Routledge and SAGE and serves as a referee for academic journals in the field of media, communications, sociology, cultural and gender studies.

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Professor Kim's research interests include sociology of media/culture, gender and media globalization, Korea/Asia, media audiences, women, television and everyday life, transnational migration, digital diaspora, identity, cultural and educational consequences of globalization, 'de-westernizing' media and cultural studies.

    Professor Kim has been invited to join the International Editorial Board of the International Journal of Cultural Studies, Communication Yearbook (ICA), and Feminist Media Studies, and the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Social and Political Thought. She reviews book proposals for publishers Routledge and SAGE and serves as a referee for academic journals in the field of media, communications, sociology, cultural and gender studies.

Books

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Articles

International Journal of Cultural Studies

‘Experiencing Globalization'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by International Journal of Cultural Studies
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2005) ‘Experiencing Globalization: Global TV, Reflexivity and the Lives of Young Korean Women’, International Journal of Cultural Studies, Vol. 8(4) 445-463.

Feminist Media Studies

‘How TV Mediates the Husband-Wife Relationship'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Feminist Media Studies
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2006) ‘How TV Mediates the Husband-Wife Relationship: A Korean Generation/Class/Emotion Analysis’, Feminist Media Studies, Vol. 6(2) 126-143.

Cultural Studies/Critical Methodologies

‘The Body, TV Talk and Emotion: Methodological Reflections’


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Cultural Studies/Critical Methodologies
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2006) ‘The Body, TV Talk and Emotion: Methodological Reflections’, Cultural Studies/Critical Methodologies, Vol. 6(2) 226-244.

Routledge, Media on the Move: Global Flow and Contra-Flow

‘The Rising East Asian ‘Wave’: Korean Media Go Global’


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Routledge, Media on the Move: Global Flow and Contra-Flow
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2007) ‘The Rising East Asian ‘Wave’: Korean Media Go Global’, in Daya Thussu (ed) Media on the Move: Global Flow and Contra-Flow. London and New York: Routledge.

Routledge, Media Consumption and Everyday Life in Asia

‘The Media and Asian Transformations’


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Routledge, Media Consumption and Everyday Life in Asia
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2008) ‘The Media and Asian Transformations’, in Youna Kim (ed) Media Consumption and Everyday Life in Asia. London and New York: Routledge.

Media, Culture & Society

'Female Individualization?'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Media, Culture & Society
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2010) 'Female Individualization?: Transnational Mobility and Media Consumption of Asian Women', Media, Culture & Society, Vol. 32(1): 25-43.

Communication Theory

'Female Cosmopolitanism?'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Communication Theory
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2011) 'Female Cosmopolitanism?: Media Talk and Identity of Transnational Asian Women', Communication Theory, Vol. 21(3): 279-298.

Seoul National University Press, Hallyu: Influence of Korean Popular Culture in Asia and Beyond

'Globalization of Korean Media: Meanings and Significance'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Seoul National University Press, Hallyu: Influence of Korean Popular Culture in Asia and Beyond
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2011) 'Globalization of Korean Media: Meanings and Significance', in Do Kyun Kim and Min Sun Kim (eds) Hallyu: Influence of Korean Popular Culture in Asia and Beyond. Seoul: Seoul National University Press.

Palgrave Macmillan, Women and the Media in Asia: The Precarious Self

'Female Individualization and Popular Media Culture in Asia'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Palgrave Macmillan, Women and the Media in Asia: The Precarious Self
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2012) 'Female Individualization and Popular Media Culture in Asia', in Youna Kim (ed) Women and the Media in Asia: The Precarious Self. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Barcelona, Inter Asia

'Gender and Asia: Why Study Media Culture?'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Barcelona, Inter Asia
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2012) 'Gender and Asia: Why Study Media Culture?', Inter Asia, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain.

Routledge, The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global

‘Korean Media in a Digital Cosmopolitan World’


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Routledge, The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2013) ‘Korean Media in a Digital Cosmopolitan World’, in Youna Kim (ed) The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global. London and New York: Routledge.

Routledge, The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global

‘Soft Power and the Korean Wave’


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Routledge, The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global
Authors: Youna Kim and Joseph Nye
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (with Joseph Nye) (2013) ‘Soft Power and the Korean Wave’, in Youna Kim (ed) The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global. London and New York: Routledge.

Routledge, The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global

‘Korean Wave Pop Culture in the Global Internet Age: Why Popular? Why Now?’


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Routledge, The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2013) ‘Korean Wave Pop Culture in the Global Internet Age: Why Popular? Why Now?’, in Youna Kim (ed) The Korean Wave: Korean Media Go Global. London and New York: Routledge.

International Journal of Cultural Studies

'Diasporic Nationalism and the Media: Asian Women on the Move'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by International Journal of Cultural Studies
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2011) 'Diasporic Nationalism and the Media: Asian Women on the Move', International Journal of Cultural Studies, Vol. 14(2): 133-151.

Routledge, Routledge Companion to Media and Gender

‘Asian Women Audiences, Asian Popular Culture, and Media Globalization’


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Routledge, Routledge Companion to Media and Gender
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2014) ‘Asian Women Audiences, Asian Popular Culture, and Media Globalization’, in Cynthia Carter, Linda Steiner and Lisa McLaughlin (eds) Routledge Companion to Media and Gender. London and New York: Routledge.

Outre-Terre (French-language) European Journal of Geopolitics, Paris

'Soft Power and Cultural Nationalism: The Korean Wave'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Outre-Terre (French-language) European Journal of Geopolitics, Paris
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2014) 'Soft Power and Cultural Nationalism: The Korean Wave' ('Soft Power et Nationalisme Culturel: La Vague Coréenne'), Outre-Terre (French-language) European Journal of Geopolitics, Paris, Vol. 39: 331-337.

Anthropology News (AN), and Society for East Asian Anthropology (SEAA), USA

'The Korean Wave (Hallyu)'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Anthropology News (AN), and Society for East Asian Anthropology (SEAA), USA
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2014) 'The Korean Wave (Hallyu)', Anthropology News (AN), and Society for East Asian Anthropology (SEAA), USA.

Routledge, Lifestyling Asia: Media, Consumption and Asian Modernities

'Media and Cultural Cosmopolitanism: Asian Women in Transnational Flows'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Routledge, Lifestyling Asia: Media, Consumption and Asian Modernities
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2015) 'Media and Cultural Cosmopolitanism: Asian Women in Transnational Flows', forthcoming in Fran Martin and Tania Lewis (eds) Lifestyling Asia: Media, Consumption and Asian Modernities. London and New York: Routledge.

Routledge, Routledge Handbook for East Asian Pop Culture

'Digital Diaspora, Mobility and Home'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Routledge, Routledge Handbook for East Asian Pop Culture
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2015) 'Digital Diaspora, Mobility and Home', forthcoming in Koichi Iwabuchi, Chris Berry and Eva Tsai (eds) Routledge Handbook for East Asian Pop Culture. London and New York: Routledge.

Wiley-Blackwell, The International Encyclopedia of Media Effects

'Media Use Patterns in East Asia'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Wiley-Blackwell, The International Encyclopedia of Media Effects
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2015) 'Media Use Patterns in East Asia', forthcoming in Patrick Roessler (ed) The International Encyclopedia of Media Effects. Wiley-Blackwell and the International Communication Association (ICA).

Wiley-Blackwell, The International Encyclopedia of Media Effects

'Reception'


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Wiley-Blackwell, The International Encyclopedia of Media Effects
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2015) 'Reception', forthcoming in Liesbet van Zoonen (ed) The International Encyclopedia of Media Effects. Wiley-Blackwell and the International Communication Association (ICA).

Cultural Studies

‘Diasporic Daughters and the Digital Media: “Willing to Go Anywhere for a While”


Published: Mar 11, 2015 by Cultural Studies
Authors: Youna Kim
Subjects: Media and Cultural Studies

Kim, Youna (2015) ‘Diasporic Daughters and the Digital Media: “Willing to Go Anywhere for a While”’, forthcoming in Cultural Studies, Vol. No. (TBA).