• Three Generations

    U.S.A.
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    2006
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    "The novel, filled with gossip and family intrigue as scandalous as any contemporary soap opera, reads deliciously like a Dostoevsky novel or 'Les Liaisons Dangereuses' meets Korea's traditional...
  • Everlasting Empire

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    2002
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    In the 19th century during the Chosŏn Dynasty King Chŏngjo tries to reform the country, but conflicts and crises between politicians hamper his efforts. A fictional recreation of an historical event.
  • Weathered blossom

    U.S.A.
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    2006
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Part of the Modern Korean Short Stories Series, the short story "Weathered Blossom" illustrates elders in love, but also discerns the substance of love, and distance between reality and feeling of...
  • The naked tree

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    1996
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    A coming-of-age novel set during the Korean War, by PARK WAN-SUH, one of Korea's leading contemporary writers. The award-winning author of more than twenty novels, and numerous short stories and...
  • Who ate up all the shinga?

    U.S.A.
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    2009
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Park Wan-suh is a best-selling and award-winning writer whose work has been widely translated and published throughout the world. Who Ate Up All the Shinga? is an extraordinary account of her...
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    • English
    • Available

    Mother's stake

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    2012
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    In the character of the mother, we can see the double, maybe triple-psychology of the mother, whose multiple nature at times borders on the schizophrenic. She looks down on those she can, and licks...
  • My Son's Girlfriend

    U.S.A.
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    2013
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    At once an ironic portrayal of contemporary Korea and an intimate exploration of heartache, alienation, and nostalgia, this collection of seven short stories has earned the author widespread critical...
  • Father and Son

    U.S.A.
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    2002
    / Literature - Korean literature - Contemporary fiction
    Discusses the historical development of Korean Confucianism in terms of its social functions. This book examines the types of transfiguration Confucianism underwent and the role it played in each...
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    • English

    Yu, Youngnan

    50대
    / First Name:
    Youngnan
    / Family Name:
    Yu

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