Korean literature entices global audience 2011/12/09, Source,
(Above picture: The Korea booth welcomes Mexican readers interested in Korean literature at the Guadalajara International Book Fair (photos courtesy of the Korea Literature Translation Institute)
Along with the international success of the Korean novel Please Look After Mom by Shin Kyung-sook, Korean literature and its translations have steadily expanded their reach overseas through participating in international book fairs held across the globe.
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has teamed up with the Korea Literature Translation Institute (KLTI, www.klti.or.kr) and the Korean Publishers Association to support their participation in leading book exhibitions, including the Guadalajara International Book Fair held at the second most populous metropolitan area in Mexico,...More
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