Book review contest introduces Vietnamese readers to Korean literature

Thursday, 14/10/2021 11:59
The Vietnam's Women Publishing House has coordinated with the Literature Translation Institute of the Republic of Korea to launch a book on Korean literature book review 2021 in online form.

Five Korean literary works reviewed (Source:

The contest aims to introduce Vietnamese readers to Korean literature. It is open to Vietnamese citizens, who are encouraged to express their thoughts and feelings about one of the following five Korean literary works, including “Tall Blue Ladder: by Gong Ji Young, “Red Sunset” by Baek Shin Ae, “Thank You” by Kim Jung-mi, “Thorn Confession” by Kim Ryeo-Ryeong, and “The Story of Suong’s Life” by Suh Song Nan.

The entries can be presented in various forms, including articles no more than 2,000 words in length, videos with duration between 30 seconds and 3 minutes, audio files, or drawings with description.

Entries should be submitted to the official website of the Vietnam's Women Publishing House at or via its Facebook page, before October 31.

Winners of the contest will be announced on November 9, with one first, one second, and one third prize, plus five voters’ choice awards to be presented to the most outstanding entries./.