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    Check out this fun digital art festival this weekend!

    Nov 1, 2019
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    Congratulations to the new 66 UNESCO Creative Cities. There are 11 cities joining the Network in the field of Literature! Welcome all and looking forward to getting to know your cities!! https://en.unesco.org/creative-cities/events/unesco-designates-66-new-creative-cities

    Oct 31, 2019
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    Congratulations to the 66 new Creative Cities! There are 11 new Cities of Literature joining the Network! https://en.unesco.org/creative-cities/events/unesco-designates-66-new-creative-cities

    Oct 31, 2019
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    Looking for something fun and insperational??? Art Bunker B39 is an art space which displays technology, humanity, culture. Various temporary exhibitions are being held at this special place in Bucheon?? #Bucheon Bunker Borderless. #39M Route 39. #Bucheon Creativity Remix -Culture Playgroud

    Oct 13, 2019
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    Exhibition < Pearl S. Buck’s legacy lives on in Bucheon > opened in Philadelphia, USA on October 5, 2019. Bucheon, City of Literature along with Korean history and culture will be made known to the visitors to this exhibition, which will be held for about two months. Pearl S. Buck founded the Sosa Opportunity Center in Simgok-dong, Bucheon in 1967. With her deep affection for humanity, she was actively involved in fighting against the social injustice and prejudice that marginalised children faced in Korea. This is part of the agreement for friendship and cooperation between the city of Bucheon and Pearl S. Buck International. PSBI carries on Pearl S. Buck’s legacy of bridging cultures and changing lives though humanitarian aid and intercultural education. Check out the 2019 PSBI Video for more information. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=irFEyBpB4nI

    Oct 10, 2019
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    The 21st Bucheon International Animation Film Festival is coming soon! BIAF 2019 will be held from October 18(Fri) to 22(Tue). A variety of great films, exhibitions, and events will meet the audience at Bucheon City Hall, Korean Manhwa Museum, Bucheon CGV, and Megabox COEX. Check out http://www.biaf.or.kr . As an Academy award qualifying international film festival, BIAF includes a general competition section with feature films, short films, Korean short films, TV&Commissioned films, online and students’ works. There are always new ways to look at the world through animation. Join the festival and feed your imagination!

    Oct 10, 2019
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    October 9 is Hangeul Day! Hangul Day is a day set aside to celebrate the Korean alphabet, known as Hangul. The day is known as 한글날 (Hangulnal) in Korean, and is also known as ‘Hangul Proclamation Day’. Hangul was created by King Sejong in 1443 to help commoners read and write. Back then, people had to use Chinese characters because there was no Korean writing system. Celebrating the 573 years since the Korean Alphabet was promulgated to the public (in 1446), a variety of events will be held across Korea!! B-Boy Team the Jinjo Crew based in Bucheon will also perform!

    Oct 8, 2019
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    Like to share Writer's Note from Korea Literature Now's Autumn 2019 issue! https://koreanliteraturenow.com/writers-note/jeffrey-yang-note-kim-hyesoon%E2%80%99s-autobiography-death

    Oct 2, 2019
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    Sep 7, 2019
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    International Literacy Day?? On this special day, let’s take a moment to think about the issue of literacy in all its forms in this rapidly changing world! Bucheon specially plans to celebrate 2020 International Literacy Day in cooperation with other Creative Cities of Literature around the world! Please look forward to it??

    Sep 7, 2019
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