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Korean fiction: a bold new wave

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Article
https://www.livemint.com/Leisure/bnCyl6IlHhtC4nJ4ljUqDO/Korean-fiction-a-bold-new-wave.html
Journal
Livemint
Issued Date
November 17, 2017
Page
-
Language
English(English)
Country
INDIA
City
-
Book
THE HEN WHO DREAMED SHE COULD FLY , Please Look After Mom , The Vegetarian , One Hundred Shadows , The Impossible Fairytale , The White Book
Writer
Hwang Jungeun , Han Yujoo , Hwang Sun-mi , Shin Kyung-sook , Bae Suah , Han Kang
Translator
Deborah Smith,Janet Hong,Yewon Jung,Chi-Young Kim

About the Author

  • Bae Su-ah
  • Birth : 1965 ~ -
  • Occupation : Novelist
  • First Name : Suah
  • Family Name : Bae
  • Korean Name : 배수아
  • ISNI : 0000000362669423
  • Works : 22
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The South Korean writer Han Kang is a synecdoche of contemporary Korean fiction in translation today. The 2016 Man Booker International Prize can be singled out as an example of a prize that did for a country’s literary market what prizes manifestly do for an individual author: Provide instant international visibility.

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