▲ (From left) Director John Linton, COTI President Young Je Yoo, LTI Korea President Kim Seong-kon, Curator Lee Hui-soo
The panelists’ talks were followed by a discussion led by Prof. Kim Jonghoi from Kyung Hee University’s Korean Language and Literature Department. This was followed by separate seminars for English, French, German, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese and Russian.
The 6th International Translators’ Conference proved to be a invaluable opportunity for professional literary translators and academicians to discuss in depth the different challenges and opportunities related to the translation and publication of Korean literature.
▲ The reception at the end of the conference
▲ A view of the event in Saint Petersburg
▲ Lee Seung-u’s book reading
▲ Chun Myung-Gwan’s book reading
▲ President Kim Seong-kon delivering the congratulatory address at the event in Moscow
▲ A view of the event in Moscow
▲The authors signing books for their Russian readers
▲ Award ceremony for the Korean Literature Essay Contest – President Kim Seong-kon (right) with the award winner
▲ A view of the translation workshop
▲ The Guest of Honor (Argentina) pavilion at the 2014 Guadalajara International Book Fair