FORA.tv Speaker - Jung Young-Moon
Author of the new novel titled "Vaseline Buddha," Jung Young Moon was born in Hamyang, South Gyeongsang Province, South Korea in 1965. He made his literary début in 1996 with the novel "A Man Who Barely Exists." Moon is also an accomplished translator who has translated more than forty books from English into Korean, including works by John Fowles, Raymond Carver, and Germaine Greer. In 1999 he won the 12th Dongseo Literary Award with his collection of short stories, "A Chain of Dark Tales," and has won the Han Moo-suk Literary Award, the Dong-in Literary Award, and the Daesan Literary Award. Other books include "A Contrived World" and "A Most Ambiguous Sunday and Other Stories."
06.05.16 | 01:17:57 min
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