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    A Korean “Comfort Woman” Tells Her Story in a Harrowing Comic

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    August 23, 2019
    Cartoonist Keum Suk Gendry-Kim relays the story in a documentarian manner that isn’t for the faint of heart. Lee Ok-sun was 15 years old when she was kidnapped and forced into sexual slavery. She was taken shortly after her parents — who were convinced she’d have a better upbringing outside of...
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    The Unreality of Everyday Life

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    July 6, 2019
    If you have ever lived in an apartment building and wondered about your neighbors, perhaps those living right next door or just across the hall, the title story of Flowers of Mold (Open Letter, 2019) by Ha Seong-nan, translated from the Korean by Janet Hong, is for you.