Ep.23 Exploring Korean Literature - The Emergence of Gender Sensitivity. Part 5
World Ch. Schedule : FRI 20:00 KST
Date : 2020-11-06
[Exploring Korean Literature] is a special documentary program that introduces the writings of world-renowned Korean authors and reinterprets the keywords from Korean literature.
Gender issue has risen to the spotlight not only on the global stage but also in Korean literature! Many books, including [Kim Ji-young, Born 1982], are receiving support from passionate readers across the world. How has gender evolved across time in Korean literature? This edition dives deep into female characters in modern Korean literature and how gender sensitivity in Korean society has progressed. We also introduce the works from female authors who have become mainstream in Korean literature since their debut in the early to mid-2000s.