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Printed/Published Work Korean(한국어)

마이너리그

About the Original Works

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Original Title
마이너리그
Title Romanization
Maineorigeu
Title Sub
은희경 장편소설
English Title (Printed)
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Classification

literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century

Author
Eun Heekyung
Co-Author
-
Published Year
2001
Publisher
창작과 비평사
ISBN
8936433393
The Series
오늘의 詩人叢書
Main Characters
Kim Hyeong-jun, Bae Seung-ju, Jo Guk, Jang Du-hwan
Subject/Theme
Society ruled by academic elitism, male chauvinism, delightful life of the nonmainstream, sense of kinship

About the Author

  • Eun Heekyung
  • Birth : 1959 ~ -
  • Occupation : Novelist
  • First Name : Heekyung
  • Family Name : Eun
  • Korean Name : 은희경
  • ISNI : 0000000113700223
  • Works : 44
Plot

The narrator (Kim Hyeong-jun), Bae Seung-ju, Jo Guk, and Jang Du-hwan are classmates, all born in 1958, the Year of the Dog. The narrator shares with his friends the difficulties and sorrows of living outside the mainstream in Korean society, which is entangled with school and personal connections, and the four friends support each other’s lives.  

Descriptions(Languages 2)
  • English(English)
  • Korean(한국어)

This is a novel by Eun Heekyung, published in 2001. The story of the four main characters, who are considered “nonmainstream,” is told with a light-hearted gaze on life.

2001년에 출간된 은희경의 장편소설이다.  '비주류'로 여겨지는 주인공 4명의 이야기를 삶에 대한 경쾌한 시선으로 그려내었다.

Translated Books1

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    汉城兄弟
    殷熙耕 / 殷熙耕 / 2004 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century