KPOPIANA is a collaborative database of information about Korean popular music of the Hallyu era (1990-present). 



Project Manager: Crystal S. Anderson (2012-present)

Curator: Kaetrena Davis Kendrick (2012-present)


Past Personnel


Copyright Statement

KPOPIANA aggregates digital material (i.e. images) from the Internet, with proper citation. When using material from KPOPIANA, KPK: Kpop Kollective encourages users to follow best practices and include KPOPIANA in the citation. KPOPIANA uses such materials as part of its content curation, providing commentary in order to educate the public about Korean popular music.  In doing so, KPOPIANA relies on the fair use doctrine of copyright (U.S. Copyright Office) KPK encourages the use of such material for “the purposes of commentary, criticism, news reporting and scholarly reports” (U.S. Copyright Office). For other purposes, users should secure permission from the original copyright owner, especially if such use not for educational or non-commercial purposes.   All commentary, design and organizational schema of the KPOPIANA site created by KPK members belong to the respective members of KPK: Kpop Kollective.  Please send all inquiries about copyright issues to:  kpopkollective@gmail.com.

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