Translation Academy Students Sweep Translation Awards

  • onMarch 7, 2016
  • Vol.31 Spring 2016
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Three students from LTI Korea’s Translation Academy won the Grand Prize and the Commendation Awards at the award ceremony for The Korea Times 46th Modern Korean Literature Translation Awards held on November 30th, 2015.

     Sophie Bowman, who won the Grand Prize in the poetry category for her translation of poems by Jin Eun-young, including “When You Were a Boy,” attended LTI Korea Translation Academy’s Regular Course and Special Course. She is currently enrolled in the Translation Atelier at the Academy and is doing her Master’s from the Korean Language and Literature Department at Ewha Womans University. She was awarded an LTI Korea translation grant in 2014.