Korean Literary Star Published In New Yorker

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Korean Literary Star Published in New Yorker
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Korean Literary Star Published in New Yorker

Novelist Pyun Hye-young's short story "Caring for Plants" has been published in the venerable U.S. culture magazine, the New Yorker.

Pyun has been praised for her highly imaginative writing, and her novel "Ashes and Red" was named Book of the Year 2016 in Poland.

The New Yorker has a circulation of more than a million and has featured works from some of the biggest names in literature.

Pyun's story was published last week ahead of the U.S. publication of her novel "The Hole" next month, which expands on the short story.

Guardians Of The Galaxy Star Chris Pratt Shows His Love For Korean Fan Artist
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Guardians Of The Galaxy Star Chris Pratt Shows His Love For Korean Fan Artist

Actor Chris Pratt showed some love and appreciation for this very talented Korean artist’s amazing artwork.

Wooh Nayoung, professionally known as Obsidian, is a South Korean illustrator who specialises in drawing various characters in a comical style, putting them in Hanbok clothing. Her first project was the series Women in Hanbok, which was published in 2010. Since then, she has published more works with the same distinct style.

Winners Of 2017 Korean Film Shining Star Awards
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Winners Of 2017 Korean Film Shining Star Awards

On July 4, the 2017 Korean Film Shining Star Awards celebrated some of the best of the best in the industry.

Stars including Kim Yoon Jin, Jang Hyuk, Shin Seong Il, Yoo In Young, EXO’s D.O (Do Kyung Soo), Yoo Jae Myung, and more attended the award ceremony at the Conrad Seoul Hotel that evening.

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The Newcomer Award went to both EXO’s D.O and Girls’ Generation’s YoonA. D.O said when he accepted his award, I’ll continue to experience things and try hard so that I can show you good performances as an actor.

EXO's D.O. wins 'Rookie of the Year' at the '2017 Korean Movie Shining Star Awards'
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EXO's D.O. wins 'Rookie of the Year' at the '2017 Korean Movie Shining Star Awards'

EXO's D.O.won the Rookie of the Year Award at the '2017 Korean Movie Shining Star Awards'!

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On July 4, D.O. has managed to take the Rookie of the Year Award at the award show through his film 'Hyung'. He said, "I will experience more and work harder to become an even better actor in the future." He has been gaining much praise for his acting skills for the past couple years and is now winning awards that give him the recognition he deserves.

Girl's Day reveal that 'Idol Star Athletic Championship' is the 'it' dating spot among idols
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Girl's Day reveal that 'Idol Star Athletic Championship' is the 'it' dating spot among idols

Girl's Day spilled on the secret behind 'Idol Star Athletic Championship'.

On the recent airing of 'Life Bar', MC Tak Jae Hoonasked Girl's Day if they secretly date. The girls honestly answered ''yes'', and explained that love is in the air at the annual event with idols.

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Hyerisaid, "It's funny because we can see things when we go to programs with a lot of idols." Yura added, "There are so many people there and I come to think that there must be at least 10 couples."