Korea Issued Stamps on Memorable Figures

\"koreanTheir beautiful poems written in their mother tongue comforted a people suffering from the sorrow of loss and helped them to stand tall once again. The second in the Memorable Figures Series by Korea Post introduces the national poets, Han Yongun, Lee Yuksa and Yun Dongju who released their pent up anger and the frustration of the people under Japanese colonial rule through their poetry.

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