"A Poet on Democracy Plaza," Conversations with South Korean Poet Song Kyung Don

Event Details

September 20, 2018
11:30 am-12:45 pm

Thompson Hall

Room: 620

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Contact:
Veda Hyunjin Kim
Conversations with South Korean Poet SONG KYUNG DONG on South Korea's candlelight revolution. 
 
About 송경동 (SONG Kyung Dong)
Born in Beolkyo, South Jeolla Province (b. 1967). His poetry is one of the most honest, the voice of his life full of fighting and struggle. His poetry books include Sound Sleep (2006) and Answer to Trivial Questions (2009). He is well-known as the poet of the streets, poet of the workers, portraying the vivid scenes of fighting, the memory of failure and death, and the nature of heartless capital.
 
Hosted by the Critical Social Studies Workshop 

Directions:

Thompson Hall is located at 620 Hicks Way on the UMass Amherst campus.

Event Category

Lecture/Talk Sociology