Woman at a Seaport — Poet: Kwon, Soonja

    Picture: Namsook Han Woman at a Seaport   A woman at a seaport Wastes away day by day At night, she lays down, bent double At dawn, she gets up,...

Somersault of Uncle Tom who left the cabin – Kim, Hye–joo...

    Somersault of Uncle Tom who left the cabin 162.2 x 130.3cm oil on canvas Year 2006 It is the cabin of Uncle Tom. Although I didn't choose...

Standing – Jeong, Han-yong

    Standing   Spring rain falls. Sunshine that had been bright yesterday turns to spray and scatters. Tomorrow light-green leaves will enter the gate of summer. Do...

Columns

What’s Lost and Found in Translation: Korean Poetry and the Case...

  Yu Jin Ko Wellesley College What's Lost and Found in Translation: Korean Poetry and the Case of Ko Un   One way or another, all translators of poetry contend...

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News

Human Acts by Han Kang; trans. Deborah Smith, book review

    Human Acts by Han Kang; trans. Deborah Smith, book review 북리뷰: 한강의 <소년이 온다> (데보라 스미스 역) Han Kang tackles a shocking moment in South Korean...

WSJ, Beijing has blocked K-pop stars and South Korean actors from attending promotional events...

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9U33ftWLpZQ Beijing has blocked K-pop stars and South Korean actors from attending promotional events in China, a move seen as retaliation for Seoul’s decision to...

Events

Korean Poetry Reading –UMASS Campus Center

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Korean Poetry Reading—UMASS Amherst Campus

  Korean Poetry Reading Friday, April 21, 2017, 7:00-8:30 PM UMASS Amherst : Campus Center Rm #162-75 With great enthusiasm, the Korean Cultural Service of Massachusetts and the...

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KoreanLit- Peal 울림

우리의 웹진이 책으로도 만들어지기를 소망합니다. 웹을 만드는데는 사람과의 인연 90% 그들의 능력 5% 그리고 KoreanLit의 노력 5%로 만들어졌습니다.   우리는 이곳에서 마음에 남을 만한 글들을...