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Book Trailer: Waning Crescent, or the Way You Remember the World by Chang Kang-myoung
If I had to go through all this again to meet you, I would. Waning Crescent, or the Way You Remember the World by Chang Kang-myoung Detailed Information Date: 2017.4.7 Provider: LTI Korea Running Time: 01:12 Writer: Chang Kang-myoung Language: English More information on Korean literature writers http://www.koreanliteraturenow.com http://library.klti.or.kr
Book Trailer: The Impossible Fairy Tale by Han Yujoo
Signaling the total collapse of a world built of solid language bricks, a powerful narrative experiment in Han Yujoo’s well-known style. The Impossible Fairy Tale by Han Yujoo Detailed Information Date: 2017.4.7 Provider: LTI Korea Running Time: 01:13 Writer: Han Yujoo Language: English More information on Korean literature writers http://www.koreanliteraturenow.com http://library.klti.or.kr
Book Trailer: The Plotters by Kim Un-su
The important thing is not who pulled the trigger. It’s who’s behind the person that pulled the trigger. The Plotters by Kim Un-su Detailed Information Date: 2017.4.7 Provider: LTI Korea Running Time: 01:31 Writer: Kim Un-su Language: English More information on Korean literature writers http://www.koreanliteraturenow.com http://library.klti.or.kr
Teaser: Novelist Seo Hajin
Elegant yet unassuming of style, an impartial storyteller, Seo Hajin writes about contemporary loneliness and desire and the inner lives of those coping with it. Detailed Information Date: 2017.4.7 Provider: LTI Korea Running Time: 01:31 Writer: Seo Hajin Language: English More information on Korean literature writers http://www.koreanliteraturenow.com http://library.klti.or.kr
Teaser: Novelist Jeong Yi Hyun
Exposed to benevolent violence and anxiety every day, ordinary people still live their lives silent witnesses to this age, their hidden side is captured by writer Jeong Yi Hyun Detailed Information Date: 2017.4.7 Provider: LTI Korea Running Time: 02:03 Writer: Jeong Yi Hyun Language: English More information on Korean literature writers http://www.koreanliteraturenow.com http://library.klti.or.kr
Salvation Through the Useless
Hae Yisoo: You were first published in 1994. When you were starting out, what did you believe literature could do for you? Seo Hajin: I was introverted and obsessive back then — to the point that I couldn’t fall asleep if my shoes weren’t neatly lined up in the foyer. But all that went away when I began to write. I did hesitate for a long time wondering whether someone like me, someone with little talent or experience, was worthy of being a writer. After hitting thirty as an avid reader, I got to thinking it was now or never...
Propping Up the Fallen Ladder of Education
Heo Hee: I’d like to discuss the issue of Korean education, which I believe is related to the “contemporariness” you often emphasize. Jeong Yi Hyun: It is. Contemporariness sounds like an objective concept, but its definition really depends on how one sees and understands the contemporary era. I see myself as a single camera capturing this era from my own perspective. Maybe my fiction resembles documentaries. Not that documentaries are completely objective, either. And of course, it is the author’s prerogative to select or edit as they see fit. Heo: There’s such a fever for education in Korea. It’s not...
Teaser: Poet Shin Dalja
Reflections on long-accumulated suffering A poet who captures the will to overcome suffering Detailed Information Date: 2016.12.30 Provider: LTI Korea Running Time: 03:36 Writer: Shin Dalja Language: English More information on Korean literature writers http://www.koreanliteraturenow.com http://library.klti.or.kr
A Poetry Reading by Poet Shin Dalja "A Bell Ringing"
A Poetry Reading by Poet Shin Dalja "A Bell Ringing" Detailed Information Date: 2016.12.30 Provider: LTI Korea Running Time: 01:24 Writer: Shin Dalja Language: English More information on Korean literature writers http://www.koreanliteraturenow.com http://library.klti.or.kr
A Poetry Reading by Poet Shin Dalja "Offering a Flower"
A Poetry Reading by Poet Shin Dalja "Offering a Flower" Detailed Information Date: 2016.12.30 Provider: LTI Korea Running Time: 01:11 Writer: Shin Dalja Language: English More information on Korean literature writers http://www.koreanliteraturenow.com http://library.klti.or.kr

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