More from Byeng-ju Lee Hadong International Literary Festival 2014: Pen Mightier than the Sword
Below are various photos that my wife took this past weekend at the Byeng-ju Lee Hadong International Literary Festival 2014 - to which I was invited to give a talk (as you already know from yesterday's blog entry):
This image inspired today's blog heading: The Pen is Mightier than the Sword - this pen anyway! Here's the man himself - Lee Byeng-ju (aka Yi Byeong-ju, etc.):
Or a close facsimile - life size, but bigger than life! And next a book of his translated by my friend Suh Ji-moon:
Meeting Lu Xinhua, Chinese author of "The Wounded" (aka "The Scar"):
Finally, meeting Yi Munyol (aka Lee Mun-yeol), author of Our Twisted Hero, among other novels:
I also met many more Koreans with creative credits, but I don't have photos at the moment . . .