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Korean Poetry, Yesterday and Today

November 1, 2019 - 12:15-13:00

A special lecture at the University of Oslo, in which poet Kim Yong Taik will be talking about Korean modern poetry, literary history of Korea, as well as his own poetry.

Kim Yong Taik works are known for demonstrating what is forgotten in the bustle of modern life—the countryside, a leaf of grass, the smell of one’s mother’s hair. Kim’s affectionate and delicate treatment of the everyday affairs of people living in the countryside offered urban dwellers an unadulterated account of rural farming communities.

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Korean Poetry, Yesterday and Today

Details

Date:
November 1, 2019
Time:
12:15-13:00

Organiser

East Asian Lunch Seminar at IKOS

Venue

P.A.Munch’s Hus Seminarrom 7
Niels Henrik Abels vei 36
Oslo, 0371
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