The GWIKS Korean Literature Essay Contest encourages students to engage with translated Korean novels and promotes a better understanding of Korean literature. The GWIKS Korean Literature Essay Contest is sponsored by the Literature Translation Institute of Korea.
The Book of the Year: “Recitation” by Bae Suah
October 25, 2019
2019 Award Ceremony
The Book of the Year: “I’ll be right there” by Kyung-Sook Shin
November 16, 2018
“The Vegetarian” by Han Kang
November 10, 2017