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 “I consider my life as ‘Life on the road’. I admire all words relating to roads from a wonderer to  a way farer, from a seeker of truth to a traveler. Even thought there is no hometown for the heart...
We live in a period when we need courage to have courage. We take courage to speak what we want, to start what we decided to do, and to be more reckless. But it becomes more difficult to have such...
“With sentences of needles created mountains” “The most earnest novel in Korea” “The inviolable depth and secrecy” “It is truly the state of mastery” …. These are wonderful praises that are recently being given to the novel of Kim Soom....
The second essay of the essayist Bae Hye-kyung, ‘Thank you, movie’, the author’s dense movie literacy 51’ is published to the world. As one can assume from the title, this book is about movies. Movie essays are already out in...
Nowadays when being alone became more accustomed than being with others. Caring for one another and warm words are yearned. In such desperate everyday life, the warm words of sister Lee Hae-in transcend religions and come as sincere consolation to...
A book is published that contains information about how libraries are run in the world and how they meet visitors. ‘Libraries in the world that we did not know about’ is the book that we will introduce today. It is...
The most tedious things, people tend to put more meanings to bigger things that are easier to spot than small things that are not easy to stop. So they tend to wander in ‘maximal’ until discovering truly valuable minimum. After...
Han Jae-rak, a playboy from Gaeseong in 1820’s, interviews five of the most outstanding gisaengs and celebrities of gibang. Han depicted their world of art along the joys and sorrows of life with a delicate touch. On top of this,...
The writer Son Won-pyeong who left a deep impression to readers with his first full-length novel ‘Almond’ presented his second novel ‘The Counterattack of Thirty’. It is an enjoyable novel that draws the special ‘one shot’ of the young generation...
What people who did not even have a chance for a proper breakup earnestly wanted is not a meeting but saying goodbye. The author of ‘Lincoln Town Car’ and ‘OranC’, Bae ji-young, presents her new novel in 5 years “Passionate...