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    Old Wrestler

    U.K
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    2019
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    New from Strangers Press, the people who brought you Keshiki, comes their next exciting global collaboration Yeoyu new writing from Korea, a series of eight exquisitely designed chapbooks showcasing...
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    Left's Right, Right's Left

    United Kingdom
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    2019
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    The story takes place on a stairwell, all in about a minutes time, while the narrators partner seizes her by the hair. The narrator had gotten caught, after running out of the apartment to try to...
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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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    Five Preludes & A Fugue

    U.K
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    2019
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    A young woman delves into the circumstances of her mothers death ahead of her own marriage, interrogating a woman who witnessed her mothers death and would later come to play a crucial role in her...
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    Europa

    U.K
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    2019
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Inah has been having nightmares. Nightmares of fish bones, fractals, and a marriage that ended under some unnamed violence. Walking the night streets with a man she has known for years, whose...
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    Divorce

    U.K
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    2019
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    A poet reflects on the lives of the different generations of women around her as she contemplates her own divorce from a socially-engaged photographer; her feelings are complicated by the ethics of...
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    Kong's Garden

    U.K
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    2019
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Imagine Cormac McCarthy writing about the boring lives of clerks and youll anticipate something of the dystopic flavour of this gripping but socially bleak short story from Hwang. In a Korean world...
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    Demons

    U.K
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    2019
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Set in a small rural village, seemingly everyday events take on a macabre meaning. We follow Kim Miyoung, a relatively new villager and the local primary school teacher, as she is slowly overcome by...