Story and Picture Book Workshop Held for Multicultural Families
October 16-November 14, 2018
A story and picture book workshop was held for multicultural families from October 16 to November 14, 2018. Participants from Vietnam, Kazakhstan, Philippines, China, Japan, Cambodia, Mongolia, and Panama, who were selected from the 2018 All Together Children’s Book Contest, refined the story and picture books with the assistance of writer Gyungsil No and illustrator Eunsook Jo.
Participants will be awarded for outstanding stories and illustrations submitted through the workshop. In addition, selected storybooks and picture books will be translated into 10 languages in the first half of 2019. The Asia Foundation, sponsored by the MoneyGram Foundation, is working with the Seoul Metropolitan Government and the Books International to produce multilingual storybooks.