“Sijo: Discover the New Haiku”

Date: 

Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

175 North Harvard Street Allston Massachusetts 02134 United States

Special Event - Sponsored by Harvard Allston Education Portal

People Involved:
David McCann, Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Literature; director of the Korea Institute, Harvard University

Introduction to the sijo poetry form.  Professor McCann will introduce the sijo form, discuss its Korean historical and cultural roots, and explore writing sijo in English.