Yearn Hong Choi has a degree in Political Science/Public Administration from Indiana University, and a masters in Public Administration from Yonsei University. Already an established poet in Korea, Dr. Choi, who became an American citizen in 1976, has long been a leader in the Korean-American literary community. He was the co-editor of the first Korean-American anthology, The Horizon, published in Los Angeles, and the editor of The Korean-American Poetry. He has published four poetry books in English, Autumn Vocabularies (1990), Moon of New York (2008), Copenhagen’s Bicycle (2010) and Adieu, Winter (2015).
In 1994 Dr. Choi became the first Korean-American poet to read his poems at the US Library of Congress upon the invitation of the Poet Laureate. His memoir, Song of Myself: A Korean-American Life, was published by Poetic Matrix Press in 2010.
Who are we?
Cultural Daily is a free platform for independent voices – participatory civic media with new perspectives every day.
The technical storage or access is strictly necessary for the legitimate purpose of enabling the use of a specific service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user, or for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network.
The technical storage or access is necessary for the legitimate purpose of storing preferences that are not requested by the subscriber or user.
The technical storage or access that is used exclusively for statistical purposes.The technical storage or access that is used exclusively for anonymous statistical purposes. Without a subpoena, voluntary compliance on the part of your Internet Service Provider, or additional records from a third party, information stored or retrieved for this purpose alone cannot usually be used to identify you.
The technical storage or access is required to create user profiles to send advertising, or to track the user on a website or across several websites for similar marketing purposes.