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The Korea Society: A Trio of Writers

Korea Society Trio of Writers

KoreanAmericanStory.org and the Korea Society is proud to present a book reading and discussion with three wonderful Korean American women writers: Cathy Chung, Yuliana Kim-Grant and Eugenia Kim. The event will take place on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 6:30pm at the Korea Society, 950 Third Avenue, 8th floor, New York, NY.

There will be a wine reception and special door prizes. Free - please register online.

Eugenia's Latest Blogs

Sep.25.2012 - 8:18 am
Bloomsbury UK
It's interesting to see what publishers think their readership will respond to. Here are three different takes on The Calligrapher's Daughter: a UK version by Bloomsbury...
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May.20.2011 - 2:50 pm
by Rae Meadows
Typically I won’t read the jacket blurbs until I’ve finished reading the book, and so while I had definite expectations of Rae Meadows’ novel, Mothers & Daughters, I had no...
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Apr.28.2011 - 9:05 am
Touch by Alexi Zentner The Tiger’s Wife by Téa Obreht I pair these two stunning books in this essay for several reasons, the least of which is I read them back to back. Though I...
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Dec.14.2010 - 9:29 am
Kimchi @sintaro11308155.jpg
Am thrilled and hungry for the 2011 PBS 13-part series about Korean cuisine. This preview (courtesy NYT Video) of the show entices with shots of lots of red peppery food, and...
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Comments from Eugenia

May.18.2011 - 7:49 am
In response to: I Sing Bradbury Everlasting
Jealous that you were friends with Bradbury, and especially that you got a letter full of illustration by him! Ooooo!...
Nov.23.2009 - 9:00 am
In response to: Stories Change Lives
Deborah, thank you for your post. One book that speaks to both Korean culture and history (and is a rare historical...
Oct.21.2009 - 7:17 pm
In response to: Orange Peels and Oz
Thank you Michael and Ivory for commenting. Appreciate it. *Bowing*
Oct.15.2009 - 2:45 pm
In response to: A Door of My Own
Oct.15.2009 - 2:44 pm
In response to: A Door of My Own
Carolyn, wonderful to find you on RedRoom. Beautiful essay. Congrats on your new studio, and may many words flow freely...


Published Reviews

The Calligrapher’s Daughter
Published by Korean Quarterly
. . . While there are historic highs and lows during the colonial period in Korea, Kim is not tempted to exploit the brutal events in a dramatic or axe-griding way. She writes...