The Library provides a collection of international press releases on Korean writers and their works.

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    Top 10 books about North Korea

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    May 2, 2018
    Top 10 books about North Korea. (by Novelist DB John) 1. Nothing to Envy by Barbara Demick 2. North of the DMZ by Andrei Lankov 3. Long Road Home by Kim Yong 4. A Corpse in the Koryo by James Church 5. North Korea Confidential by Daniel Tudor and James Pearson 6. Dear Leader by Jang Jin-sung 7. The...
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    2017 Shirley Jackson Awards Nominees

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    May 10, 2018
    The 2017 Shirley Jackson Awards nominees have been announced. The awards are presented for outstanding achievement in horror, psychological suspense, and dark fantasy fiction.
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    2017 Shirley Jackson Award Nominees

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    May 11, 2018
    The nominees for the 2017 Shirley Jackson Award have been announced. The noms in the novel category are: -Ill Will by Dan Chaon -The Bone Mother by David Demchuk -The Changeling by Victor Lavalle -The Hole by Hye-young Pyun -The Night Ocean by Paul La Farge
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    ‘Pachinko’ author Min Jin Lee coming to Westport

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    May 5, 2018
    Bestselling author Min Jin Lee, whose second novel "Pachinko", was a finalist for the National Book Award and named one of the 10 Best Books of 2017 by the New York Times, will be speaking May 24 in Westport.
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    Left Behind by Korea’s Success

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    May 15, 2018
    Introducing Hwang Sok-yong and his book : 'Familiar Things' - In Familiar Things, Hwang is sending out a warning about possible Korean futures. Do not content yourself with living on what the rich throw your way, he is telling his brethren to the north. ...
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    Rencontre avec Gong Ji-young Centre culturel coréen

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    May 17, 2018
    -It introduces Gong Ji-young and her book (Ma très chère grande sœur * Informing the event : Rencontre avec Gong Ji-young, 23 mai 2018-24 mai 2018, Centre culturel coréen .
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    Min Jin Lee: From New York lawyer to acclaimed author

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    May 4, 2018
    The author of New York Times bestseller Pachinko, speaks with Lawyers Weekly about how she quit law more than 20 years ago to step out on a creative journey and free the storyteller inside.
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    Han Kang: Kde kvete tráva

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    May 4, 2018
    Mladý chlapec Tongho hledá spolužáka a jeho sestru, kteří krátce po sobě zmizeli z domova. Ve městě sevřeném stanným právem probíhají demonstrace, proti kterým tvrdě zasahuje armáda. Tongho přichází do budovy provinčního úřadu, odkud se řídí lidové milice, vznikající v reakci na násilí páchané...
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    ‘Actos humanos’, de Han Kang

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    May 5, 2018
    Dos características unen a la guerra o a los actos de guerra, que son los que dan unidad a este volumen: la fragmentación y el odio. Cuando uno ha vivido ciertos trances, ya no volverá a sentirse una persona integrada, completa, total, ni será posible perdonar. ...
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    Lawrence Public Library field report: World Voices Festival 2018

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    May 9, 2018
    The mission of our library presses forward only with some careful study and reflection along the way. To keep making the right decisions for our collections and services, librarians can never stop learning about our world and our community; it probably doesn’t surprise anyone that we have no qualms...

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