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    Highway with Green Apples

    U.S.A.
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    2014
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    [Kindle Edition] This story was originally published in Day One , a weekly literary journal dedicated to short fiction and poetry from emerging writers. Award-winning Korean writer Bae Suah tells the...
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    Untold Night and Day: A Novel

    U.S.A.
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    2020
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    A seductive, disorienting novel that manipulates the fragile line between dreams and reality, by South Korea’s leading contemporary writer A startling and boundary-pushing novel, Untold Night and Day...
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    Untold Night and Day by Bae Suah review – surrealism in Seoul

    U.K.
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    Wed 18 Mar 2020
    Born in Seoul in 1965, Bae Suah is one of Korea’s most radical contemporary writers, whose prolific output has won prizes and acclaim both within her home country and abroad. Her fiction is notable for its surrealism, sudden shifts in chronology and lyrical intensity of language, a style no doubt...
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    Untold Night and Day

    UK
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    2020
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    For two years, twenty-eight-year-old Kim Ayami has worked at Seoul's only audio theatre for the blind. But now the theatre is shutting down and Ayami’s future is uncertain. Her last shift completed...
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    Milena, Milena, Ecstatic

    United Kingdom
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    2019
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Hom Yun's meticulously ordered life of reading books and drinking coffee receives a jolt when a mysterious cultural foundation unexpectedly agrees to fund his film proposal: a blend of fiction and...
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    Litro Magazine South Korea: Finding the Soul in Seoul

    U.K
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    2017
    / Literature - Periodicals
    Finding the soul in Seoul is Litro’s newest body of captivating stories from the Korean peninsula, showcasing writing by Korean authors, including those from diaspora communities who write in...
  • North Station

    U.S.A.
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    2017
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    A writer struggles to come to terms with the death of her beloved mentor; the staging of an experimental play goes awry; time freezes for two lovers on a platform, waiting for the train that will...
  • Recitation

    U.S.A.
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    2017
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    The meeting between a group of emigrants and a mysterious, wandering actress in an empty train station sets the stage for Recitation, a fragmentary yet lyrical meditation on language, travel, and...
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    A Greater Music

    U.S.A.
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    2016
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Near the beginning of A Greater Music, the narrator, a young Korean writer, falls into an icy river in the Berlin suburbs, where she's been housesitting for her on-off boyfriend Joachim. This sets...

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