Original Works

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Printed/Published Work Korean(한국어)

모순

About the Original Works

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Original Title
모순
Title Romanization
Mosun
Title Sub
양귀자 단편소설
English Title (Printed)
-
Classification

literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 20th century > 1945-1999

Author
Yang Gui-ja
Co-Author
-
Published Year
1998
Publisher
살림출판사
ISBN
8985577921
The Series
최원식 평론집
Main Characters
Ahn Jin-jin, Jin-jin’s parents, Jin-jin’s aunt
Subject/Theme
Meaning of life, contradictory reality, understanding of family

About the Author

  • Yang Gui-ja
  • Birth : Unknown ~ Unknown
  • Occupation : Novelist
  • First Name : Gui-ja
  • Family Name : Yang
  • Korean Name : 양귀자
  • ISNI : 0000000081869648
  • Works : 21
Plot

Ahn Jin-jin lives with her mother, who runs a store in the market, her father, who frequently runs away from home, and her younger brother, who hopes to become the boss of a gang someday. Unable to find any possibility or hope in her family, Jin-jin ponders the contradictions of life through her aunt, who lives a wealthy life unlike her family. 

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

This is a novel by Yang Gui-ja, published in 1998. Through the story of the protagonist, it shows detailed understanding of family and the contradictions in life.

1998년에 출간된 양귀자의 장편소설이다. 주인공의 이야기를 통해 가족에 대한 이해와 삶의 모순을 섬세하게 보여준다.

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  • Czech(Český Jazyk) Book
    Protiklady
    Jang Kü-Dža / Jang Kü-Dža / 2021 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 20th century > 1945-1999
  • Bulgarian(български) Book Available
    РАЗДВОЕНИЕ
    ЯНГ КУИДЖА / ЯНГ КУИДЖА / 2011 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 20th century > 1945-1999
  • Chinese(汉语) Book Available
    矛盾
    梁贵子 / 梁贵子 / 2009 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 20th century > 1945-1999