Strong Winds at Mishi Pass (Korean Voices) (Paperback)

Strong Winds at Mishi Pass (Korean Voices) By Tong-Gyu Hwang, Seong Kon Kim (Translator), Dennis Maloney (Translator) Cover Image
By Tong-Gyu Hwang, Seong Kon Kim (Translator), Dennis Maloney (Translator)
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The first widely available translation in English of one of South Korea's most important contemporary poets.

Tong-Gyu Hwang is recognized as one of the most important poets in contemporary South Korea. This volume draws work from three of his recent books and includes a number of his Wind Burial poems that haven't appeared in English previously. "Hwang uniquely combines bold contemporary images and traditional Oriental spareness to reveal the integrity of a world where nature and human beings must rely on each other in the face of all that would strip away meaning and dignity."--Grace Loving Gibson.

About the Author

Dennis Maloney is a poet, translator, and landscape architect. His books of translation include The House In the Sand and Isla Negra by pablo Neruda, The Naked Women by Juan Ramon Jimenez, and There is No Road: Proverbs of Antonio Machado.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781893996106
ISBN-10: 1893996107
Publisher: White Pine Press (NY)
Publication Date: June 1st, 2001
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: Korean Voices