[Delve: Answers to Readers’ Queries]

  • onDecember 22, 2020
  • Vol.50 Winter 2020
  • byKang Young-sook et al.

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In this section, members of our editorial board answer questions about Korean literature culled from an open survey from our readers. Touching upon recent trends, historical antecedents, and literary devices, we hope you enjoy examining some deeper aspects of thoughts readers have had about Korean literature.—Ed.




  • [Delve] How do Korean authors come up with character names?

  • [Delve] Why does Korean lit have a serious and heavy image?

  • [Delve] How do you interpret the growing demand for genre literature?

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