Farmers' Dance (Heftet)

Poems by Shin Kyong-Nim


Brother Anthony of Taize (Oversetter) Young-Moo Kim (Oversetter)

Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 2010
Antall sider: 212
Forlag: Cornell University Press
Språk: Engelsk
Oversatt av: Anthony of Taize, Brother og Kim, Young-Moo
ISBN/EAN: 9781885445056
Omtale Farmers' Dance
Shin Kyong-Nim's first volume of poems, Farmers' Dance (Nong-mu), marked a major new step in the development of modern Korean poetry when it was published in 1973. The life of Korea's oppressed rural masses had never before been highlighted in such a manner. For years, the poet had shared that life as a laborer and salesman, and the poems reflect a deep identification with classes and situations that were normally not considered suitable subjects for poetry. This volume offers a full translation of the poems of the expanded 1975 edition, making available in English for the first time one of the most influential works of modern Korean poetry.

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