Acclaimed writer Hwang Sok-yong and Adam Foulds in conversation with Boyd Tonkin at Free Word in Farringdon, earlier this evening 7th April, 2014, (7:00~9:00pm). Both discussing topics that occur in their respective books. Sok-yongs book The Shadow of Arms, (translated) just arrived today, fresh from the States, I purchased a copy and asked him to sign, I have not yet had the honour of reading this translated works and this will be my first. I look forward to it. Continue reading Tales from Korea
Have you booked your tickets? 8th April ~ 10th April, London Earls Court. (Other Korean cultural events happening in conjunction with the Book Fair, to mark the occasion of Korea being the focus country) Continue reading Korea Market Focus – London book fair.
7th April 2014 Continue reading Sumi Jo at the Korean Cultural Centre
To kick of the London book fair, where Korea is the focus country at the event, the Korean Cultural Centre held a private party, with Sumi Jo opening the event and a few key speakers to mark the occasion. Continue reading London Korea Market Focus, opening event at the KCC 7th April 2014.