Ko Un

Type: Person
Name: Ko Un
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Asian Games begin

'Korean wave'in focus as 17th Asiad is thrown open at IncheonTribune news networkIncheonThe curtain is risingThe gate is openingThe gongs at the harbour echo afarRace, run, hurl with all your mightConfront each other with all your mightFall and stand ... [Published Qatar Tribune - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

One Asia is Incheon's call

South Korea on Friday threw the 17th Asian Games open at a simple ceremony, presenting its past, present and the idea of a one Asia.Marked by the customary fireworks, LED lights, dance routines and performances from local pop stars, South Korea showed ... [Published Deccan Herald - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Incheon Asian Games Kicks Off on Friday

The 17th Asian Games kicked off Friday with a colorful opening ceremony at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium.Thousands of athletes and officials from 45 Asian countries marched in the ceremony before President Park Geun-hye declared the opening of the 16-day ... [Published Korea Broadcasting System - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

2014 Asian Games kicks off, S. Korea aims at No. 2 for fifth time

South Korea has embarked on the challenge to place second in the Asian Games for five consecutive years and grab 90 gold medals.The 2014 Incheon Asian Games kicked off for a 16-day run at the Incheon Asiad Main Stadium at 6 p.m. Friday with an opening ... [Published Maekyung - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese Writer Lao Ma Receives Mongolia’s Highest Literary Award

Chinese writer Lao Ma (the pen-name of Professor Ma Junjie), who is known as a pioneer of the popular genre of "flash fiction" (very short fiction) in China was awarded Mongolia's highest literary award on the 2nd of September in the capital of Ulan Bator. ... [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
Entities: Mongolia, Li Bai, China, Du Fu
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Words or Music? Renee Fleming & Mark Strand

\CHICAGO — Join the Poetry Foundation on October 7 at 7 pm as superstar soprano Renée Fleming and Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Mark Strand, two of the greatest living practitioners of their respective art forms, contemplate the central theme of Strauss's ... [Published Windy City Times - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Organizers Announce Plan for Asian Games Ceremonies

The organizing committee of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games unveiled their plan for the opening and closing ceremonies at a press conference in Seoul on Wednesday.Asia's largest sports event will kick off on Sept. 19 for a 16-day run in the port city of ... [Published Digital Chosun - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Ko Un Receives Int’l Prestigious Poetry Award

South Korean poet Ko Un has received the Golden Wreath Award in Struga, Macedonia.The award ceremony was held on Sunday, local time, as part of an international poetry festival annually held there.The 81-year-old poet said in an acceptance speech that ... [Published Korea Broadcasting System - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Poet Ko Un receives Golden Wreath Award

Renowned South Korean poet Ko Un has won this year’s Golden Wreath, one of the world’s most authoritative awards for poets, the Korean National Commission for UNESCO said Monday.Ko received the award at the end of an annual poetry festival in the southern ... [Published Korea Herald - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

President Ivanov meets SEP laureate Ko Un

(MIA) – President Gjorge Ivanov met Friday in Ohrid with this year’s laureate of the Struga Poetry Evenigs (SEP) South Korean poet Ko Un.Congratulating Un on the award, Ivanov said the recognition was one of the most prestigious on international leve ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Formal opening of 53. Struga Poetry Evenings

(MIA) - The 53rd edition of the Struga Poetry Evenings (SPE) kicked off Thursday with planting of a tree in honor of this year's laureate, South Korean poet Ko Un, and traditional reading of Konstantin Miladinov's poem "Longing for the South".The Golden ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Golden Wreath winner Ko Un to meet Minister Kanceska-Milevska

(MIA) - This year's recipient of the Struga Poetry Evening's Golden Wreath award, South Korean poet Ko Un will have a meeting Tuesday with Minister of Culture Elizabeta Kanceska-Milevska.Born in 1933, Ko Un is a widely celebrated as a national poet and ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Aug 19 2014]

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Asian Games begin [Published Qatar Tribune - Sep 20 2014]
One Asia is Incheon's call [Published Deccan Herald - Sep 20 2014]
Incheon Asian Games Kicks Off on Friday [Published Korea Broadcasting System - Sep 19 2014]
Colours, technology dominate Asiad opening cere... [Published ProKerala.com - Sep 19 2014]
2014 Asian Games kicks off, S. Korea aims at No... [Published Maekyung - Sep 19 2014]
Asian Junior TT: China captures four out of six... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 16 2014]
Chinese Writer Lao Ma Receives Mongolia’s Highe... [Published Noodls - Sep 15 2014]
Words or Music? Renee Fleming & Mark Strand [Published Windy City Times - Sep 12 2014]
‘This is where my life is’ [Published Korea Herald - Aug 29 2014]
Organizers Announce Plan for Asian Games Ceremo... [Published Digital Chosun - Aug 28 2014]
Ko Un Receives Int’l Prestigious Poetry Award [Published Korea Broadcasting System - Aug 26 2014]
Poet Ko Un receives Golden Wreath Award [Published Korea Herald - Aug 25 2014]
President Ivanov meets SEP laureate Ko Un [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Aug 22 2014]
Formal opening of 53. Struga Poetry Evenings [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Aug 21 2014]
Golden Wreath winner Ko Un to meet Minister Kan... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Aug 19 2014]
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