• Book Review
    • English

    'The Soil' by Yi Kwang-su (Review)

    U.S.A.
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    10 FEB 2014
    • Book Review
    • English

    [Critique] "Light of Spring" Reveals the Burden of Korea′s Aging Society

    Republic of Korea
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    2010 Spring
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    • E-Book

    Sad ContradictionYang Geon-sik

    One of the pioneers of modern Korean literature, Yang Geon-sik (1889 – 1944) was born in Tap-dong, Gyeong-seong in 1889. He started his literary career in 1915 when he published a story titled “Image of a Stone Lion,” which had a strongly Buddhist undertone, in the Monthly News of the Society for...
    • English
    • E-Book

    Dream SkyShin Chae-ho

    Shin Chae-ho (1880 – 1936) was an independence activist, historian, and journalist during the Japanese colonial rule over Korea. His pen name was Dan-jae and he was born into a noble yangban family in Daedeok, South Chungcheong Province. He studied Chinese classics but gave up plans to pursue a...
  • The Soil

    U.S.A.
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    2013
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    A major, never before translated novel by the author of Mujông / The Heartless—often called the first modern Korean novel. A major, never before translated novel by the author of Mujông / The...
  • When Adam Opens His Eyes

    U.S.A.
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    2013
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    First published in 1990, this is a sensational and highly controversial novel by one of Korea’s most electrifying contemporary authors, which plows through contemporaneous Korean mores with aplomb...
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    Hwang Sun-Ae