the self-fetishization of east-asia: koreaboos & weebs aren't the only problem

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people who fetishize east-asians are cringe... but could those people involve east-easians themselves? i talk about various topics such as aegyo, asianfishing, orientalism, and the potential positives of self-fetishization. also, i need better lighting.

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0:00 intro
3:26 self-fetishization: the physical
8:21 side note on cultural appropriation
10:25 aegyo, kawaii, & sajiao
15:45 self-orientalism: the exotic commodity
19:20 soft power
21:35 anime
23:29 south korea & k-pop
26:47 tourism
30:36 empowerment in self-fetishization?
33:41 outro

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