Shane McCauley

Shane McCauley is a Perth-based poet. His previous books include The Chinese Feast, Deep-Sea Diver, The Butterfly Man, and The Glassmaker.

Impressions of Modern Korean Poetry in Translation

Compared with Korean poetry, there is an avalanche of translations available of the Chinese and Japanese poets, and most poetry-readers would have some familiarity with Li Po, Tu Fu, Wang Wei, Basho and others. But how many have heard of Hwang Jin Yi, Han Yong Un, Pak Mogwol, Ko Un, Kim Chiha?

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After Hwang Jin Yi (1506-1544)

WHITE WATER White water hurrying to the blue mountain – why such haste to embrace your destination? Once there you won’t be coming back any time soon. Relax, love the moonlight on the mountain, but take your time. Enjoy the …

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