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French writers existential woe as their incomes dive
French writers existential woe as their incomes dive

PARIS (AFP) — It is nothing short of an existential crisis, as crippling as the ones that had Left Bank intellectuals like Albert Camus or Jean-Paul …

New author hopes her novel 쁔he Nest lives up to its buzz
New author hopes her novel 쁔he Nest lives up to its buzz

NEW YORK (AP) — Cynthia D섲prix Sweeney was on her way to meet her family for brunch in New York when she had an idea for the opening scene of her …

A stirring tale of Thomas Francis Meagher, 쁔he Immortal Irishman
A stirring tale of Thomas Francis Meagher, 쁔he Immortal Irishman

쏷he Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero By Timothy Egan Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (384 pages, $28) Green beer aside, …

How CJ Group came to dominate the culture industry
How CJ Group came to dominate the culture industry

쏞reative Journey By Ko Seong-yeon Yolimwon Publishing Group (280 pages, 13,800 won, $11.90) 쏞reative Journey offers a case study into how a small …

Ambition and poverty in lives of rural Indian fishermen
Ambition and poverty in lives of rural Indian fishermen

쏷he Dance of the Sea By Soosaiya Anthreas Gatekeeper Press (447 pages, $11.95) A long-winded tale of people battling for life in a slum fishing town in …

Palace-viewing after dark draws thousands

Normally, a 100-person-deep queue in front of Gyeongbok Palace in Seoul would hardly raise any eyebrows. After all, it’s the most iconic attraction in …

[Hallyu power] Pony, trendsetter of K-beauty
[Hallyu power] Pony, trendsetter of K-beauty

Pony — real name Park Hye-min — is one of the most popular Korean makeup gurus, with 981,144 subscribers to her YouTube channel. Her makeup …

Deoksu Palace throne halls to open to public next week

A special program to allow the general public to see the interior of four throne halls of Deoksu Palace in central Seoul will kick off from March 29 through …

쁌ockingbird tickets selling quickly after author셲 death

MONROEVILLE, Alabama (AP) — The death of 쏷o Kill a Mockingbird author Harper Lee hasn셳 hurt ticket sales for a dramatic version of her novel …

Hanbok back in fashion among youths
Hanbok back in fashion among youths

The hanbok is coming back in vogue among young people in Korea. It has become a common sight to spot teenagers and those in their 20s donning the colorful …

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