Splash Biography



LINH LE, Yale sophomore studying Global Affairs




Major: Undeclared

College/Employer: Yale

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Linh is a sophomore in Branford College hoping to studying both Chemical Engineering and Global Affairs, with the hope of one day exploring the energy landscape in Southeast Asia through both scientific and social lenses. From Hanoi, Vietnam, he loves bubble tea, binge-watching Youtube, knowing the ins and outs of RuPaul's Drag Race, and mimicking K-Pop dances. He is primarily involved with the Yale International Relations Association on campus,



Past Classes

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H4035: Soft Power: A case study in Korean Pop Music in Splash Fall 2019 (Nov. 16, 2019)
A brief overview of theories and manifestations of "soft power" as a way one country influences another beyond mainstream politics. A brief history of Korean Pop music (K-pop), the Hallyu wave, and its role as a source of soft power in East-Southeast Asian affairs.


E3862: Soft Power: A Case Study in Korean Pop Music in Sprout Fall 2019 (Sep. 28 - Oct. 12, 2019)
A brief overview of theories and manifestations of "soft power" as a way one country influences another beyond mainstream politics. A brief history of Korean Pop music (K-pop), the Hallyu wave, and its role as a source of soft power in East-Southeast Asian affairs.


H3719: Soft Power: A case study of Korean Pop music in Splash Spring 19 (Apr. 06, 2019)
A brief overview of theories and manifestations of "soft power" as a way one country influences another beyond mainstream politics. A brief history of Korean Pop music (K-pop), the Hallyu wave, and its role as a source of soft power in East-Southeast Asian affairs.