The Korean Cultural Centre in the UK have been hosting monthly book clubs since 2014. There are only 15 spaces and each month you put your name into a lucky draw to be picked at random. Due to the increase in populartiy, I have noticed it is getting harder and harder to get selected. So I often feel sad when my name has not been picked. But when I do, it’s another story altogether!! When you get your noficitation email, you then head down to the Korean Cultural Centre in London to pick up your free copy of the book. … Continue reading Getting picked for book club [Cartoon]
What better way to celebrate a night of gore ( 31st October – Halloween) then to spend the evening exploring a book delving into the mind of a psychopathic killer. I was given the honour by the Korean Cultural Centre … Continue reading Youjeong Jeong in Conversation at Foyles, UK.
Yesterday [October 13th] saw the start of the Korean culture month on display at Foyles’ flagship store at Charing Cross. Walking up to the fourth floor where you have the language section, you can see the display of books centred … Continue reading Korean Culture month at Foyles Charing Cross
Partipants of the Korean Literature Night discussing Beauty Looks Down On Me by Heekyung Eun moderated by Han EJ Karmy Korean author names represented as first name followed by family name Continue reading 2018 Korean Literature Night List @ KCCUK
The Korean Cultural Centre in London has been operating a book club ever since Korea was named as the the market focus at the London Book Fair back back in 2014. Four years later and the book club is still going strong. It is a great way to get access to Korean translated literature and discuss the book with those who bear a similar interest in the culture. The book club takes place on the last Wednesday of every month and it is really easy to apply. (January and December at the months that the book club does not take … Continue reading Immerse yourself in Korean translated literature at the KCCUK