‘한비, Han-bee' is the Poetry society belonged to Department of Korean Language and Literature in KNU.
The group name 'Han-bee', what means ‘heavy rain’ in archaic korean word, have a mind dreaming a big rain makes the world wet positively. Registered as formal society in 1984, lots of members receive their own 'Poetry name' by the group tradition and continue their studying.
The members write poem and prepare for weekly meetings. A meeting is composed of reading, appreciation and criticism of the poems. During the vacation, members gather freely. Especially, every year 2 exhibitions take place in Spring and Fall.


‘시공, Si-gong' is a study group studying a play.
The main subject is a play. Connected activities is studying, appreciation, criticism and creation. For the topic, there is various selection among all the play, screenplay and images. Members go together to see interesting performance, and appreciate a play, film or something. Those activities are continued by free criticism, admiration and studying.
Last year(2011), the first semester is spent on school UCC contest and watching play and the second semester was for the group original movie, from writing scenario to shooting.


Korean modern novel criticism group, 'Byeo-li'
'Byeo-li' is Korean modern novel criticism group in department of Korean language and literature. Our group name is pure Korean word that means 'main plot of work or writing'. We have meeting once a week, In our meeting, we have discussion time and exchange each others opinion about various Korean novels. Like mean of our name, our topic is main plot. Add to this, we talk about person, incidents, background of each novel. Sometimes we compare some novel with others that are similar or different. Through these meetings, we can have deep insight about Korean novels, and expand our knowledges of Korean literature. Also, we write review and criticism that we discussed in meeting. If you like reading novels, or if you want talking with people about this, Join Byeo-li.


'Jung-ma', study group for the classics of the Orient.
Jung-ma is a study group learns sages's writing written in Chinese character. But sometimes we study about literary work written in Hunminjeongeum. Class is teached by graduate student and divided by student grade or reading skill. Study members can develop their reading comprehension of Chinese writing, because they need to preparation. And studying the classics of the Orient is also helpful to mental training, because it makes members reflect their attitude. Suitable to this, Jung-ma has name meaning 'Training'. So this study group is doing a role through class time.


Sae-Beuk for creation! our society commonly called Sae-Beuk is a small gathering that has a purpose in writing fiction(novel).
we're a place where people who are not fussy about different genres, amd who has affection in the area of fiction(novel) get together. Here we always get together and write stuff, criticise each other to develop(advance) ourselves and make better piece of writing. At present, we have published two collections of stories in the nage of Sae-Beuk, andf we will keep up the active work that has been done since the open of our society.


(Nara-malsaam) is a linguistic study club in Department of Korean Language and Literature, KNU(and there is only one club for Korean language, not literature).
Our major work is studying book that hard to study alone together. And that topic changes each semester. We take on some part of the book, and make presentations, have a time for feedback. It will be good to improve your linguistic ability(and grade, also) because the book we choose for topic is must-read for Department of Korean Language and Literature students. Thanks for reading.


We are general litarary writing&critisism group, 'Is it? outsider.'
Our name, 'Is it? outsider.' is homage to existentialism novel 'L'Etranger' by Albert Camus, and post modernism novel '그렇습니까? 기린입니다.' by Park, min-gyu. This is our will to pursuit of existence in serious pose like Camus did and to make literature in the rising generation in progressive pose like Park, min-gyu.
Our meeting begins every Wednesday after 7pm. and make a continued debate until somebody go home. You need not be afraid our long meeting time. Because, maybe, you will be unaware of the passage of time. But, you can arrange your Wednesday night's schedule.
Study is repeated by 3-weeks cycle. At the 1st&2nd weeks, we write his&her own novel, and comment or advise mutually. At the 3rd week, we complete the novel, and have deep discussion on the Day's topics about literature.