LBF events 9 April in the Korean pavilion

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Here are the events in the Korean pavilion on 9 April. Check for conflicts with other Book Fair events here.

10:00 – 11:00: From Immigrant Housemaid to Harvard PhD: Korean non-fiction author Ms. Jin Robertson
Event Hall Korea Pavilion (EC2 U405)

Chair: Daniel Crewe, Profile books

Korean non-fiction author, Dr. Jin Kyu (Suh) Robertson, will tell you a wonderful life success story that can inspire and motivate practically anybody in the world, regardless of their race, gender, age, and country. Join this event and meet her who was working as a factory girl, waitress, and a housemaid and finally be came a U. S. Army officer, a non-fiction author, and the most popular motivational speaker.

11:00 – 12:00: Talktoon: Regarding Korean web cartoon by NAVER
Event Hall Korea Pavilion (EC2 U405)

Korean Webtoon is not only a cartoon that you can simply look on the web, but also it provides absolutely different and new style of cartoon to you. The development of cartoon by the various multibedia and the technology convergency, it will make you to see a new world that you have ever seen before.

13:00 – 14:00: Korea Picture Books 51
Event Hall Korea Pavilion (EC2 U405)

Korea Picture Books 51 Introduces Korean illustrators and picture books, those are on the way to the world stage, including Run Toto! The Grand Prix winner of 2012 BIB, A House of the Mind: MAUM the winner of 2010 Bologna Ragazzi Award, etc. Twenty-five years after the first picture book came into Korea: Korean illustration has now come of age.

14:00 – 14:30: Korean Tea Time: Children’s Books
Business Lounge, Korea Pavilion (EC2 V455)

A unique chance to meet Korea’s most creative children’s book publishers and to sample some delicious Korean teas.

15:30 – 16:00: The Highlight of the Korean Modern Literature
Event Hall Korea Pavilion (EC2 U405)

Speaker: Yi Hyung-Shik, Director, The Museum of Korean Modern Literature

16:30 – 17:00: Case Study: A Smart strategy for Education and travel eBooks
Event Hall Korea Pavilion (EC2 U405)

Speaker: Robert S.Kim, CEO, iPortfolio

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