JIN EUN-YOUNG was born in Daejeon, South Korea in 1970 and studied Philosophy at Ewha Womans University. She is the author of three collections of poetry, A Dictionary Made Up of Seven Words (2003), Every Day, We (2008), and Stealing Away Song (2012) as well as a study on Kant entitled Critique of Pure Reason Puts Reason in Court. She has received numerous awards for her poetry in Korea.