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Literary Event Celebrating the ASEAN-Korea Commemorative Summit

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On June 1, a literary event was held in Jeju Island to commemorate the ASEAN-Korea summit,
under the banner of “Korea-ASEAN Poetry Night” and on the theme of “Beauty, Seed of Peace.”
Participants included 10 poets from the 10 ASEAN nations, including Vietnam, Singapore, and the
Philippines, and three Korean poets (Mun Chung-seong, Jeong Hyeon-jong, and Kim Sun-woo). The
poets from Korea and the ASEAN countries who attended the event had an opportunity to expand
their understanding of each other’s works and cultures by discussing their poetry. The audience had an
opportunity, as well, to hear the recitation of poetry from each ASEAN country.

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