Award Ceremony for the 2019 Korea Literature Essay Contest
The award ceremony for the 2019 Korean Literature Essay Contest based on Han Kang's The Vegetarian was held on November 9, 2019, at 10:00 am in the Korea Conference Room. Dr. Susan Hwang, one of the judges, gave feedback to the participants via videoconference.
You can read the winning essays here.
1st Prize: MacBook Pro
Mikayla George: "Contemporary Visions of the New Woman in Korean Literature"
2nd Prize: iPad Air
Veronica Coffey - "The Power of Dehumanization"
3rd Prize: Apple Airpods
Ria Talukder - " Veganism over Humanity: Han Kang's The Vegetarian and the Flaws in our Society"
Toby Huter - "Han Kang's The Vegetarian as a Confucian Critique"