Information about the event

10:30 - 13:00

South-Korean Picture Books

Saturday May 18th 2024

Come and have a peek into the fun and beautiful world of South-Korean picture books!  This event is to introduce Korean culture to all those interested with book topics including; K-Culture in Picture Books, Beautiful K-Picture Books, Collaboration with Overseas Artists, Fun & Fun, and Brave Women!

There will be a book reading for children and then related activites such as stamping with Korean letters and exploring a 3D book. For adults they will get to look at selected books, read exerpts and a chance to ask questions.

Hye-Young Jo is a member of a picture book community in South-Korea and an amateur essay writer. She has a great interest in literature and in Iceland. This is her first visit to Iceland and she is looking forward to sharing her culture and knowledge with you.  

The event will be in English.


For further information:
Lilja Rut Jónsdóttir, department representative | 411 6186