Korean Folktales


2024 Essay Competition Folktales for Junior essay division


TOPIC - Select one from the list below.


When writing your essay, please be sure to include specific references to the tale you chose to write about.

  1. Write an interpretation of a folk tale of your choice. Why do you think it was created? Which character do you relate to best?
  2. If you could change one of these folk tales, what would you change and why?






Reference - other folktales

(these other folktales are not eligible for current year's competition)