The Travelin' Librarian Libraries How Psy Lent His Cool to Books in Korea

How Psy Lent His Cool to Books in Korea

psy-in-seoul-metropolitan-gentleman-510x318For one of the scenes in his follow-up song, Gentleman, released this past April, Psy chose Seoul’s splendid Metropolitan Library, recently re-furbished and re-opened to the public. He can be seen dancing on the sweeping steps by the impressive, five-meter high wall of books that links the two General Collection floors — thereby giving the library some extraordinary publicity, even if one or two of the more strait-laced city officials wondered whether encouraging dancing in a library is quite the right message (hey guys, anything that makes books seem cool, no?).

Read the full article @ PublishingPerspectives.com. The video is below.

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