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Pilate's Jesus

By: Chan, Jeong—Yoo-Jung Kong, Translator

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2011

Edition: First in English

Seller ID: CCC987.1

ISBN: 0893041424

Condition: New


This literary rewriting of the life of Pontius Pilate is a South Korean contribution to the rich body of world literature based on the life of Jesus and other biblical characters, including the philosopher Philo, Saul, who later became the apostle Paul, and finally Jesus himself. Based on considerable historical research on the period, this novel is bound to spark controvery with its interpretation of sacred texts and figures. View more info

Pilate's Jesus

By: Chan, Jeong—Yoo-Jung Kong, Translator

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2011

Edition: First in English

Seller ID: CCC987.2

ISBN: 0893041432

Condition: New


This literary rewriting of the life of Pontius Pilate is a South Korean contribution to the rich body of world literature based on the life of Jesus and other biblical characters, including the philosopher Philo, Saul, who later became the apostle Paul, and finally Jesus himself. Based on considerable historical research on the period, this novel is bound to spark controvery with its interpretation of sacred texts and figures. View more info

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The Love of an Apple Tree

By: Cho, Yoon-Ho

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications in cooperation with Korean Expatriate Literature: 2014

Edition: First

Seller ID: KEL2CCC

ISBN: 089304993X

Condition: New


This is a first in the Korean Bilingual Poetry Series #1, published by Cross-Cultural Communications in cooperation with Korean Expatriate Literature. "The poems of Yoon-Ho Cho are delicate, detailed, and strike the reader with their sensitive beauty. The opening poem, 'Apple Tree,' illustrates in itself the wonderful qualities of Korean poetry, which―for me at least―are an artist’s eye for focused observation, an arresting and honest accessibility, and... View more info

The Turn of Zero

By: Ko, Won

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1974 & 2005

Edition: Second

Seller ID: CCC102.1

ISBN: 0893040487

Condition: New


A groundbreaking collection by America's foremost Korean poet. View more info

The Turn of Zero

By: Ko, Won

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1974 & 2005

Edition: Second

Seller ID: CCC102.2

ISBN: 0-89304-003-7

Condition: New


A groundbreaking collection by America's foremost Korean poet. View more info

Korean Writers: Ko Won, Yun Humyong, Yang Guija

By: Ko, Won & Barkan, Stanley H., Editors

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: BOX011

ISBN: 0-89304-977-8

Condition: New


Includes paperback copies of SOUTHKOREAN POETS OF RESISTANCE, THE TURN OF ZERO, VOICES IN DIVERSITY, THE LOVE OF DUNHUANG, and STRENGTH FROM SORROW View more info

Cross-Cultural Review #4: "South Korean Poets of Resistance"

By: Ko, Won, Compiler/Translator—Stanley H. Barkan, Series Editor

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Culural Communications: 1980

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC125.1

ISBN: 0-89304-607-8

Condition: New


First bilingual publication in America of several famous Korean poets: Kim Chi-ha, Yang Song-u, Ko Un, and Ko Won View more info

Cross-Cultural Review #4: "South Korean Poets of Resistance"

By: Ko, Won, Compiler/Translator—Stanley H. Barkan, Series Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 1980

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC125.2

ISBN: 0-89304-606-X

Condition: New


First bilingual publication in America of several famous Korean poets: Kim Chi-ha, Yang Song-u, Ko Un, and Ko Won View more info

Voices in Diversity: Poets from Postwar Korea

By: Ko, Won, Editor/Translator

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2001

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC998Y.1

ISBN: 0893048860

Condition: New


This anthology contains 92 poems by 97 poets who were born in or after 1945. The end of World War II, August 15, 1945, is an epoch-making date in the history of contemporary Korea in that it brought about Korea's liberation from Japanese rule. —from the Preface by Ko Won View more info

Voices in Diversity: Poets from Postwar Korea

By: Ko, Won, Editor/Translator

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Merrick, NY/USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2001

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC998Y.2

ISBN: 0893048852

Condition: New


This anthology contains 92 poems by 97 poets who were born in or after 1945. The end of World War II, August 15, 1945, is an epoch-making date in the history of contemporary Korea in that it brought about Korea's liberation from Japanese rule. --fro View more info

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Vision Test

By: Kyung-Nyun Kim Richards

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Santa Fe Spring, CA & Merrick, NY, Korean Expatriate Literature & Cross-Cultural Communications: 2016

Edition: First

Inscription: To the memory of my mother Lady Ohm, Bong Soon

Seller ID: K003

ISBN: 089304220X

Condition: New


Visiont Test is a bilingual (Korean-English) poetry book, #2 in the Korean Bilingual Poetry Series co-published by the Korean Expatriate Literature Group and Cross-Cultural Communications. “Kyung-Nyun Richards’ poetry is powered by her integrity, her honesty and her wisdom, all of which exemplify her strengths and her delicacy. One senses a real experience of her knowledge of life’s ‘dismays and rainbows’, to quote Dylan Thomas, in her writings. For me, one ... View more info

The Brush and the Sword: Kasa: Korean Classical Poems in Prose--Parallel Texts in Korean and English

By: Lee, Sung-Il

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC984.1

ISBN: 0893041211

Condition: New


"Sung-Il Lee lays before us samples of the great clasical form of Korean poetry called Kasa, so sadly unknown to western readers along with any coherent knowledge of the country's past and its culture. One will be so much better off for having read this book." --Gregory Rabassa, Translator of Nobel Prize Winners, Miguel Angel Asturias and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Winner of National Book Award, the PEN Translation Award, the National Medal of Arts View more info

The Brush and the Sword: Kasa: Korean Classical Poems in Prose--Parallel Texts in Korean and English

By: Lee, Sung-Il

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2009

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC984.2

ISBN: 089304122X

Condition: New


"Sung-Il Lee lays before us samples of the great clasical form of Korean poetry called Kasa, so sadly unknown to western readers along with any coherent knowledge of the country's past and its culture. One will be so much better off for having read this book." --Gregory Rabassa, Translator of Nobel Prize Winners, Miguel Angel Asturias and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Winner of National Book Award, the PEN Translation Award, the National Medal of Arts View more info

Strength from Sorrow

By: Yang, Guija—Youngju Ryu, Translator

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2005

Edition: First in English Translation

Seller ID: CCC983.1

ISBN: 0893047392

Condition: New


This volume contains five stories—"Mountain Flowers," "The Road to Cheonma Tomb," "An Opportunist," "The Hidden Flower," and "Strength from Sorrow." The title story features a group of teachers who struggle to uphold their consciences as educators in an era of authoritarian politics. In "The Road to Cheonma Tomb," the protagoist searches for a means to come to terms with unforgotten memories of a past trauma and the sense of powerlessness that dominate his present li... View more info

Strength from Sorrow

By: Yang, Guija—Youngju Ryu, Translator

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2005

Edition: First in English Translation

Seller ID: CCC983.2

ISBN: 0893047406

Condition: New


This volume contains five stories—"Mountain Flowers," "The Road to Cheonma Tomb," "An Opportunist," "The Hidden Flower," and "Strength from Sorrow." The title story features a group of teachers who struggle to uphold their consciences as educators in an era of authoritarian politics. In "The Road to Cheonma Tomb," the protagoist searches for a means to come to terms with unforgotten memories of a past trauma and the sense of powerlessness that dominate his present li... View more info

The Love of Dunhuang

By: Yun Humyong—Kyung-nyun Kim Richards & Steffen F. Richards, translators

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC982.2

ISBN: 0893047384

Condition: New


Yun Humyong's first novel, THE LOVE OF DUNHUANG, originally published in Korean in 1982, takes as its theme the melancholy and despair common to contemporary life. The main character/narrator is unemployed after having quit his job as a magazine reporter. He barely survives on the money his girlfriend earns. One day, he wanders through the streets of Seoul while his girlfirend is in the hospital. He visualizes himself as a lion walking through the desert under the mo... View more info

The Love of Dunhuang

By: Yun Humyong—Kyung-nyun Kim Richards & Steffen F. Richards. translators

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Merrick, New York, USA, Cross-Cultural Communications: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: CCC982.1

ISBN: 0893047376

Condition: New


Yun Humyong's first novel,THE LOVE OF DUNHUANG, originally published in Korean in 1982, takes as its theme the melancholy and despair common to contemporary life. The main character/narrator is unemployed after having quit his job as a magazine reporter. He barely survives on the money his girlfriend earns. One day, he wanders through the streets of Seoul while his girlfirend is in the hospital. He visualizes himself as a lion walking through the desert under the moo... View more info