This paper has been considered abouy Wolfa Jung sirim(1839~1912)'s academic traditions and his social intercourse, noting the changes taking place in the bottoom of the 19th century world of letters.
That, as part of this working, was because Wolfa was not only the most prominent figure in the practical and realistic literary world of the day but also a significant man having established such a historical beachhead as brings about the proper understanding on the approach to literature.
His thought and literature has been handed down through Wolfajib written by his descendants without being taken any notice of by the history of literature and reaserch. And he was no more than a country man getting along without making his debut in literart circles. he is Honam sungrihakja.
His thought and literature, however, has started to get generally known to the academic world since 1913s. the printed Wolfajib, reflecting the charavteristic of contemporary literary works, and showing the social changes, the social status of writer, the awareness of self-experience and the changes of sensitivity, the reconstruction of literature.