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This is a collection of data on various Korean literature events, exhibitions and education programs hosted by LTI Korea around the world.

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  • Amidst Alienation and Marginalization, Literature as Savior: Evening Star by Hwang Sok-yong

    2021-03-01 / II00000589

    Korean Literature Now (KLN), a literary journal produced and distributed to introduce Korean literature and writers to the general public and experts abroad and form a discourse on Korean literature, accepts and publishes publishers’ and literary critics’ reviews of translated works of Korean literature that have been published outside of Korea. This is a review of the Arabic translation of Hwang Sok-yong’s Evening Star.

  • Audio Clip of the Opening Keynote Speech from the Seoul International Writers Festival 2020
    Korean(한국어)

    2020-11-02 / II00000562

    This is an audio clip of the Opening Keynote Speech from the Seoul International Writers Festival 2020. One Korean writer participated in the event, for which 298 people registered in advance to attend. The participating writers gave speeches on the main theme of the festival “Writing Tomorrow” and held a discussion.

  • Results Report Sourcebook for the Seoul International Writers’ Festival 2020
    Korean(한국어)

    2020-11-02 / II00000546

    This is a sourcebook of reports on the results of the Seoul International Writers’ Festival 2020. Seoul International Writers’ Festival 2020 was held online from November 2 to 8, 2020, under the theme of “Writing Tomorrow.” A total of 25 writers from Korea and abroad participated in the festival, and a total of 2,894 people signed up in advance to attend. The sourcebook includes the results of the festival, information on the composition and operation of the events, information on participating writers, analytical results on surveys of participating writers and the audience, Opening and Closing Keynote Speeches, and related articles.

  • Program Book for the Seoul International Writers’ Festival 2020
    English(English)

    2020-11-02 / II00000545

    This is the program book for the Seoul International Writers’ Festival 2020. Seoul International Writers’ Festival 2020 was held online from November 2 to 8, 2020, under the theme of “Writing Tomorrow.” A total of 25 writers from Korea and abroad participated in the festival, and a total of 2,894 people signed up in advance to attend. The program book consists of a set of instructions on how to participate in the festival, a program of events, information on each event, and a list of participants.

  • 2020 Seoul International Writers’ Festival Opening Keynote Speech
    Korean(한국어)

    2020-11-02 / II00000337

    The Opening Keynote Speech at the Seoul International Writers’ Festival 2020 was held online on November 2, 2020. One Korean writer participated in the event, for which 298 people registered in advance to attend. The participating writers gave speeches on the main theme of the festival “Writing Tomorrow” and held a discussion.

  • Novel Reading, I - Audio Clip from the Seoul International Writers Festival 2020
    Korean(한국어)

    2020-10-24 / II00000558

    This is an audio clip of Novel Reading I, the first reading session at the Seoul International Writers Festival 2020. It was held on October 24, 2020, and writers from Korea and abroad read their own works. Seven writers participated in the event, for which a total of 39 people registered in advance to attend.

  • Novel Reading I
    Korean(한국어)

    2020-10-24 / II00000548

    Novel Reading I was the first Reading session held as part of the Novel and Poetry Readings at the Seoul International Writers’ Festival 2020. It was held on October 24, 2020, and writers from Korea and abroad read their own works. Seven writers participated in the event, for which a total of 39 people registered in advance to attend.

  • Fruits of Korean Fiction: Korean Short Stories and Novellas by Choe Jeong-hui
    English(English)

    2020-06-12 / II00000210

    For the purpose of generating a discourse on Korean literature and introducing Korean writers and works to general readers and experts overseas, KLN publishes book reviews by overseas scholars and publishers. This is a review of the Mongolian translation of Korean Short Stories and Novellas by Choe Jeong-hui.

  • 2014 London Book Fair: Author Han Kang Introductory Booklet
    English(English)

    2014-03-05 / II00000282

    This is an introductory booklet on novelist Han Kang, produced for the 2014 London Book Fair Korea Market Focus. On April 9, Han Kang participated in the literary seminar “Families, Relationships and Society” about the impact of modernity on Korean society, and the families and relationships of its people. She discussed the conflict between the traditional and the modern, and space between the old and the young. In addition, she read from and discussed her novel The Vegetarian at Edinburgh Central Library on April 10. This 22-page booklet consists of: “About the Author”, “About the Work” and “Excerpts”. The excerpts are taken from Greek Lessons and The Vegetarian.

  • 2008 Guadalajara International Book Fair: Author Hwang Sok-yong Introductory Booklet
    Spanish(Español)

    2008-11-01 / II00000318

    This is an introductory booklet on novelist Hwang Sok-yong, produced for literary events at the 2008 Guadalajara International Book Fair and a nearby university. In celebration of the publication of the Spanish translation of The Guest, Hwang Sok-yong participated in literary events at the Guadalajara International Book Fair and University of Guadalajara, where he interacted with readers in Mexico. Hwang Sok-yong became the first Korean writer to deliver a keynote speech at the Guadalajara International Book Fair .