A Love Song for the Earnest: Selected Poems of Shin Kyungrim
Author: Translated by Won-Chung Kim and James Han
Order No. 1037
Publisher: Homa & Sekey Books
Pub Year: 2006
Pages: xxiv, 72
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
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For the Korean farmers of the second half of the twentieth century, Korea’s shift from a farming to an industrial society imposed hardship on their lives. Shin Kyungrim, who understood their pain and suffering, recorded their feelings in A Love Song for the Earnest, a collection of over sixty poems that not only mirrors the lives of Korea’s impoverished but also hopes for a brighter future to everyone in every social class. Within Shin’s extraordinary sense of sympathy lies an innate humor and will to live, which makes his poems warm and positive. Learn More...
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 19 October, 2005.