Korean Literature Review Contest is a new project that encourages readers outside Korea to share their reviews and thoughts on literary works by Korean authors. The reviews can be in text, video, audio, or performing arts of any kind.

The winners of the contest will have their reviews posted and featured online via the LTI Korea website, social media, and Seoul International Writers Festival (SIWF).

Read one among the following three books:

  • One Left – by Kim Soom
  • At Dusk – by Hwang Sok-yong
  • Untold Night and Day – by Bae Suah


  • Review: Max. 2,000 words in MS word file (in English) or 10 minutes in video/audio length.
  • You must include your full name, and a short bio including your affiliation, in your submission email.
  • Deadline: 1 October 2021