Past Presentations

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2024). “Roundtable: Connecting the Nodes: Graphs and Networks in Digital Korean Studies, from Sino-Korean Poetry to K-Pop” Association for Asian Studies, Seattle, WA; March 2024.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2023). “Kukppong and Authenticity: A new wave of "K-nationalism" in K-pop Fandom(s)” K-pop and the West Symposium (University at Buffalo), Buffalo, NY; October 2023.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2023). “K-pop fans’ illusions of Authenticity through Influencers' narratives of the 'Korean Dream.'” Association for Korean Studies in Europe, Copenhagen, Denmark; June 2023.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2023). “K-pop Fandom(s) and K-pop Narratives: Instrumentalizing Authenticity.” Popular Culture Association, San Antonio, TX; April 2023.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2022). “The Aftermath of the Korean Wave: K-pop fandom(s) facing a shift from sub-culture to ‘mainstream.” Alternative Cultural Globalization, Paris, France; December 2022.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2022). “(Dis)identifications of Queer K-pop Fans in the Online Sphere.” Queering the Korean Wave Symposium, Sydney, Australia (Online); December 2022.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2022). “Parsing the Queering interpretations of K-pop Fandoms: reframing idols into LGBTQ+ rights activists.” Crossroads in Cultural Studies, Lisboa, Portugal (Online); November 2022.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2022). “Les fans de K-pop face aux répercussions de la Hallyu.” Seoul Colloquium in Korean Studies, Seoul, South Korea; November 2022.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2022). “When they say they are a K-drama fan, but their first drama is Squid Game:” What is an “authentic” K-drama?” Symposium: Is Netflix riding the Korean Wave or Vice-Versa?, Seoul, South Korea; April 2022.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2021). “Power Dynamics of K-pop Fandom(s): when nationalist discourse meets authenticity.” Kyujanggak International Symposium, Seoul, South Korea; November 2021.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2021). “Roundtable: BTS and Critical Pedagogies.” Society for Ethnomusicology, Online; October 2021.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2019). “케이팝의 한국 팬덤과 해외 팬덤이 다르게 해석하는 메시지: BTS x UNICEF “러브 마이셀프” 캠페인을 중심으로.” (K'eip'abŭi han'guk p'aendŏmgwa haeoe p'aendŏmi tarŭge haesŏk'anŭn meshiji: BTS x UNICEF “Love Myself” k'aemp'einŭl chungshimŭro, BTS x UNICEF “Love Myself” Campaign: same message, different interpretation from K-pop fandoms) K-pop Beyond BTS: Media Technology, Creative Industries, and Fandom Culture, Seoul, South Korea; December 2019.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2019). “Same situation, Different reactions: when Geopolitics generate Tensions among K-pop Fandoms.” American Anthropological Association, San Jose, CA; November 2019.

Berbiguier, Mathieu (2018). “Re-localizing the Korean Fandom as the center of attention in K-pop: using Fandom as a tool of analysis.” American Anthropological Association, San Jose, CA; November 2018.