• Book Review
    • English

    Rina

    U.S.A.
    /
    8 DEC 2015
    • English
    • E-Book

    Brown TearsKang Young-sook

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    2008
    • Book Review
    • English

    Rina – Kang Young-Sook

    16 February 2016
  • Rina

    U.S.A.
    / / /
    2015
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Rina is a defector from a country that might be North Korea, traversing an "empty and futile" landscape. Along the way, she is forced to work at a chemical plant, murders a few people, becomes a...
    • Event
    • USA

    Promotional event at Duke University

    2015/11/13
    LTI Korea organized a promotional event at Duke University on November 13 to publicize the novel Rina by Kang Young-sook, scheduled to launched in the US in December this year. The event was held at Duke University’s Perkins Library and was moderated by Prof. Nayoung Aimee Kwon from the Department...
    • Audios
    • English

    Kang Young-sook's Rina

    Kang Young-sook
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    2015
    • Book Review
    • English

    Dreams of the Downtrodden: Tragicomic Miss Teletubby by Kang Young-sook

    Republic of Korea
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    OCT 27 2014

    Tragicomic Miss Teletubby is Kang Young-sook’s seventh published book and third novel; it is another excellent example of the author’s hardboiled point of view of the anxiety present in everyday city life. In this work Kang depicts the romance of a man named Dong-seok, manager of the Korean...

    • Book Review
    • English

    Therefore, We Write: Writing Club by Kang Young-sook

    Republic of Korea
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    OCT 23 2014

    Since 2006 with the publication of Rina, Kang Young-sook has held a prominent role in the Korean literary world. In her book, Kang sharply delineates the oppressed minority in the partitioned countries of a largely capitalistic world through a North Korean that continues to live the life of a...

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