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    Book review: Park Wan-suh — Lonesome You

    21 NOVEMBER, 2016
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    Lonesome YouPark Wan-suh

    Well before her death in 2011, Park Wan-Suh had established herself as a canonical figure in Korean literature. Her work—often based upon her own personal experiences, and showing keen insight into divisive social issues from the Korean partition to the position of women in Korean society—has...
  • Lonesome You

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    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    In this collection by a canonical figure in Korean literature, meditations upon life in old age come to the fore--at its best, accompanied by great beauty and compassion; at its worst by a cynicism...
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    Elizabeth Haejin Yoon