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News Summary of March 14th

Novelist Hwang Sok-yong has been long-listed for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize. The list was announced on Wednesday and 12 novels were compiled out of 108. The book that exalted Hwang to the list, will be released in English in July. The judges described Hwang's novel as “a delicately drawn, vividly peopled and deftly plotted exploration of profound shifts in Korean society.” The prestigious book prize is well known to Koreans due to the 2016 prize winner, Han Kang's Vegetarian. The short-list will be announced on April 9th, and the winner will be announced on May 21st.

Original Article: http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20190313000506

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Aliakbar Majidi's picture
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Hi Bananap. That is good news for you, I guess. Have you thought about writing a book or a novel yourself?

Regarding your text, here is a rewritten version:

Novelist Hwang Sok-yong has been long-listed for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize. The list was announced on Wednesday and 12 out of 108 novels were chosen compiled out of 108. The book that exalted Hwang to the list, will be released in English in July. The judges described Hwang's novel as “a delicately drawn, vividly peopled and deftly plotted exploration of profound shifts in Korean society.” The prestigious book prize is well known to Koreans due to the 2016 prize winner, Han Kang's Vegetarian. The short-list will be announced on April 9th, and the winner will be announced on May 21st.

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Actually, I have thought about writing a novel myself. I do not know how long it will take until I become proficient enough to write a novel in English, but I am looking forward to that. Or, maybe, I already am capable of it but not being aware of it. In any case, one of my goals in the near future is to write something long in English without any significant errors.

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Novelist Hwang Sok-yong has been long-listed for the 2019 Man Booker International Prize. The list was announced on Wednesday and 12 novels were compiled out of 108. The book that exalted Hwang to the list ( you had a comma here that was not needed) will be released in English in July. The judges described Hwang's novel as “a delicately drawn, vividly peopled and deftly plotted exploration of profound shifts in Korean society.” The prestigious book prize is well known to Koreans due to the 2016 prize winner, Han Kang's Vegetarian. The short-list will be announced on April 9th, and the winner will be announced on May 21st.

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