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    Check out this wonderful opportunity offered by our sister city, Heidelberg!! https://www.heidelberg.de/1129411.html

    Aug 14, 2019
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    Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Check out Bucheon International Comics Festival! This year’s edition of the festival is under the theme “Connected by Comics”, offering numerous events that can be enjoyed by the public. The opening ceremony begins tonight at 19:00 p.m. For more info visit ?? http://www.bicof.com/en_2019/bicof_2019/bicof_2019-3.asp

    Aug 14, 2019
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    Jul 1, 2019
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    Bucheon City set up PR booth for UNESCO City of Literature in Seoul International Book Fair, which was held from 19th, June and 23th.

    Jun 27, 2019
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    Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival 2019 is held from June 27(today) to July 7 across the city of Bucheon. Marking its 23rd year, BIFAN 2019 awaits audience with 284 films from 49 countries (166 features and 118 shorts) themed around love, fantasy and adventure. BIFAN 2019 commences with the film "The Gasoline Thieves" directed by Edgar NITO this evening. Besides film showing, an array of special programs and events are prepared for you! For more information http://www.bifan.kr/eng/ The city of Bucheon has devoted lots of passion and spared no effort to present this unique film festival, playing a leading role in promoting genre films in Asia and Korea. The 11 days of the presentation of the films will leave a touching impression on film lovers, providing inspiration, motivation and creativity!

    Jun 27, 2019
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    Kim Hyesoon, one of the most prominent and influential contemporary poets of South Korea, was awarded the Griffin Poetry Prize 2019 with her "Autobiography of Death."( a collection of 49, DonMee Choi translated from the Korean) http://www.griffinpoetryprize.com/awards-and-poets/shortlists/2019-shortlist/don-mee-choi/

    Jun 26, 2019
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    Kim Hyesoon, one of the most prominent and influential contemporary poets of South Korea, was awarded the Griffin Poetry Prize 2019 with her "Autobiography of Death."( a collection of 49 poems , DonMee Choi translated from the Korean)

    Jun 26, 2019
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    This year’s edition of Seoul International Book Fair is held at COEX Convention A & B Halls from June 19 to June 23 under the theme “Arrival”, highlighting the importance of the freedom of the press. As a UNESCO Creative City of Literature, Buchoen City is participating in the event, promoting the city itself as well as sharing its activities to the visitors. Many people showed their interests in “Everyone is an Author” writing program :-)

    Jun 21, 2019
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    This year’s edition of Seoul International Book Fair is held at COEX Convention A & B Halls from June 19 to June 23 under the theme “Arrival”, highlighting the importance of the freedom of the press. As a UNESCO Creative City of Literature, Buchoen City is participating in the event, promoting the city itself as well as sharing its activities to the visitors. Many people showed their interests in “Everyone is an Author” writing program :-)

    Jun 21, 2019
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    Bucheon is attending Nottwich 2019, annual global meeting of the UNESCO Cities of Literature at Dragon Hall, where Norwich National Center for Writing is based. Creative Cities of Literature are in the communication & promotions session. Cites of Literature are in a group discussion to exchange ideas on the agenda. We value dialogues and freedome of speech!

    May 23, 2019
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