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Diversity in Dramaland: K-dramas and Racial Stereotypes

Backstreet Rookie In many ways, I think the less time spent talking about SBS's Backstreet Rookie, the better, but unfortunately, we need to talk about it because it has Problems. Big ones. And I don't just mean the questionable casting, because—against all common sense and public conversation—this is the show that went one better and… Continue reading Diversity in Dramaland: K-dramas and Racial Stereotypes

The Long Yak

49. TLY – Rookie Historian | Graceful Family | Secret Boutique | Vagabond | Melo is My Nature

It's time for our latest Long Yak! We drown ourselves in premieres once again, but not before we have an intensive decompression for Rookie Historian Goo Hae-ryung, which to a woman, we absolutely adored and don't want to say goodbye to. But thus is dramaland -- out with the old and in with the new!… Continue reading 49. TLY – Rookie Historian | Graceful Family | Secret Boutique | Vagabond | Melo is My Nature