Gaeli Gaswi

  • Flowers of a MomentKO UN

    Flowers of a Moment is a treasure trove of more than 180 brief poems by a major world poet at the apex of his career. A four-time Nobel Prize nominee,Ko Un grew up in Korea during the Japanese occupation. During the Korean War, he was conscripted by the People's Army. In 1952, he became a Buddhist...
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    Ten Thousand Lives

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    2005
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary poetry
    Born in 1933 in a small village in Korea's North Cholla Province, Ko Un grew up in a Japanese-controlled land that was soon to experience the horrors of the Korean War. He became a Buddhist monk in...
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    Flowers of a moment poems

    United States of America
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    2006
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary poetry
    "Bodhisattva of Korean poetry, exuberant, demotic, abundant, obsessed with poetic creation . . . Ko Un is a magnificent poet, combination of Buddhist cognoscente, passionate political libertarian,...
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    Gaeli Gaswi