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2020 Korean Literature Essay Contest in Germany

Frankfrut/ GERMANY
June 01, 2020 to November 19, 2020
Program type
Host Korean
Host English
Descriptions - 2 Languages
  • English(English)
  • Korean(한국어)

The contest was held at Goethe University Frankfurt, University of Bonn, Ruhr-University Bochum, University of Tübingen, Humboldt University of Berlin, and the University of Hamburg from June 1 to November 6, 2020. Participants were to read and write an essay on Han Kang’s Geudaeui chagaun son(그대의 차가운 손 Your Cold Hands) or Kim Ryeoryeong’s Wandeuk. Of the 27 participants, four (one winner each of the first, second, third prizes and one special prize) received awards.

2020년 6월 1일부터 11월 6일까지 프랑크푸르트 대학교, 본 대학교, 보훔 대학교, 튀빙겐 대학교, 베를린 대학교, 함부르크 대학교에서 각각 진행되었다. 독후감 대회의 대상 작품은 한강 『그대의 차가운 손』, 김려령 『완득이』로 총 27명이 참여하였다. 총 4명(1,2,3등, 특별상 각 1명)에게 시상되었다.

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