Daily Chosun Link

Posted by sepoy on February 11, 2006 · 1 min read

Your Daily Chosun Link o' da Moment: Erotic Art Reflects Conservative Korea's Passionate Side .


Frog in a Well - The Korea History Group Blog | February 11, 2006

[...] There’s a lot of presentist fallacies and overdrawn conclusions — just because a society has a reputation for sexual restraint doesn’t mean that it is and always was asexual — in this article [Thanks, sepoy, but I don’t do personal memes here] about sexual imagery in Korean artifacts and art, but it does have some images and facts which are potentially very interesting. Any suggestions for richer, better substantiated works or websites on Korean art (or sexuality and gender issues) which could put this stuff into proper context? [...]