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U.S. Army Forces in Korea, South Korean Interim Government Activities, U.S. Army Military Government in Korea

U.S. Army Forces in Korea, South Korean Interim Government Activities, U.S. Army Military Government in Korea

Korea Newsreview

Korea Newsreview

Korea’s Premier Collection of Classical Literature

Korea’s Premier Collection of Classical Literature

University of Hawaii Press. 2019

This is the first book in English to offer an extensive introduction to the Tongmunsŏn (Selections of Refined Literature of Korea)—the largest and most important Korean literary collection created prior to the twentieth century—as well as translations of essays from key chapters. The Tongmunsŏn was compiled in 1478 by Sŏ Kŏjŏng (1420–1488) and other Chosŏn literati at the command of King Sŏngjong (r. 1469–1494). It was modeled after the celebrated Chinese anthology Wen Xuan and contains...

Rediscovering Korean Cinema

Rediscovering Korean Cinema

University of Michigan Press. 2019

South Korean cinema is a striking example of non-Western contemporary cinematic success. Thanks to the increasing numbers of moviegoers and domestic films produced, South Korea has become one of the world’s major film markets. In 2001, the South Korean film industry became the first in recent history to reclaim its domestic market from Hollywood and continues to maintain around a 50 percent market share today. High-quality South Korean films are increasingly entering global film markets and...

National Journal

National Journal