Odsjek za azijske studije najavljuje blok predavanja prof. BYOUNG YOONG KANG od 18. 3. do 20. 3. na temu:
A Cosy Chat with a Korean Writer: Korean Literature of One Kind or Another
<한국에서 온 작가와의 편안한 담소: 한국 문학의 이모저모>
Profesor dolazi sa Sveučilišta u Ljubljani zahvaljujući sudjelovanju Odsjeka za azijske studije u Ceepus programu: "South and North Korea: Korean and Koreans: reaserch, research based teaching & networking for synergies in central and eastern Europe" (CIII-CZ-0604-08-1819)
Predavanja će se održati u zgradi Filozofskog fakulteta po sljedećem rasporedu:
18. 3. ponedjeljak 13:30-15:45, dvorana 12
19. 3. utorak 15:45-18:15, dvorana 12
20. 3. srijeda 16:45-19:15, dvorana 28/5
Kratka biografija predavača (na engleskom):
Born in Seoul in 1975, Kang graduated from Myongji University with a B.A. and M.A. in creative writing, also completing the coursework for a Ph.D. in the same subject. He also received a Ph.D. in Russian literature from Moscow State University. He debuted as a fiction writer when his short story The Winning Bid was selected in Spirit and Expression’s contest for new writers in 2002. Kang has published the story cycle Tales of Imaginary People (2005), the short story collection Inexhaustible (2006), a Russian-language study of Yevgeny Zamyatin’s novel We (2010), the novel Assorted Records of the Castration of Mr. Y (2012), and the novel Aluminum Cucumber (2013), along with contributing a short story to the themed collection Kisses and Bananas (2014). Kang received a prize in the 8th contest for new translators of Korean literature in 2009, which was organized by the Literature Translation Institute of Korea. Since 2013, Kang works at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia as an Assistant Professor of Asian Studies.
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