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The lone room of Kyung-Sook Shin's Seoul

About the Article

Article
http://www.economist.com/blogs/prospero/2015/09/korean-literature
Journal
The Economist
Issued Date
September 09, 2015
Page
-
Language
English(English)
Country
UNITED KINGDOM
City
-
Book
-
Writer
Shin Kyung-sook

About the Author

  • Kyung-Sook Shin
  • Birth : 1963 ~ -
  • Occupation : Novelist
  • First Name : Kyung-sook
  • Family Name : Shin
  • Korean Name : 신경숙
  • ISNI : 000000008374681X
  • Works : 102
Descriptions - 1 Languages
  • English(English)

SINCE the Korean War, Western writing on Korea has focused mostly on the contrast between North and South. But the past sixty years include a number of  heartbreaking and overlooked stories of the South, a poor agrarian state that quickly transformed into an industrial powerhouse, and a dictatorial "democracy" that evolved into a sound republic.

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