Translated Books

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  • オリオンと林檎 (韓国文学の源流 短編選2)
    Japanese(日本語) Book

    イ・ヒョソク et al / 이효석 et al / 2021 / literature > Korean Literature > Complete Collection, Library > Complete Collection & Library (more than 2 writers)

    日本植民地時代の1930年代韓国は、プロレタリア文学とモダニズム文学との相克の時代。揺れ動く時代を背景に、若い男女の交友関係を軸として、社会運動にのめり込んでゆかざるを得ない暗い時代が描かれる。実りのない恋愛を通して強く自立した生き方を模索する愛と葛藤の日々が、読むものの心に深く響いてくる。 下水道工事を巡り、日本人請負業者の賃金未払に怒りを爆発させる労働者たちの抵抗運動「下水道工事」。百貨店に勤める日本人女性ナオミと読書サークル仲間の恋の駆け引き「オリオンと林檎」。山間の村。ふとしたきっかけで住み込みで働くことになった若い女への期待と裏切り「山あいの旅人」。貧困から抜け出せない農民たちが賭博によって 仲間のわずかな財産を奪い合う「鼠火」。旱魃に苦しむ小作農と利己的な村の自作農との軋轢を描く「模範耕作生」。芳蘭荘という赤字続きのカフェを営む画家の満たされぬ日々「芳蘭荘の主」。体を壊して働けなくなった父と港でいかがわしい酒売りの仕事で稼ぐ母を持つ少年の成長期「草亀」。平壌を訪れた作家が目にした廃れゆく文化と哀しい人間模様を描く「浿江冷」。 Source : https://www.amazon.co.jp/オリオンと林檎​-韓国文学の源流-短編選2-朴泰遠/dp/4863854722

  • An Idiot's Delight
    English(English) Book Available

    Yi T'ae-jun / 이태준 / 2015 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century

    Asia Publishers presents some of the very best modern Korean literature to readers worldwide through its new Korean literature series . We are proud and happy to offer it in the most authoritative translation by renowned translators of Korean literature. We hope that this series helps to build solid bridges between citizens of the world and Koreans through a rich in-depth understanding of Korea.   Source : http://www.amazon.com/Idiots-Delight-Bi-lingual-Edition-Literature/dp/B00U5PPG4K

  • Wings
    English(English) Book Available

    Lee Sang / 이상 / 2015 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Poetry > 20th century poetry > 1910-1945

    Asia Publishers presents some of the very best modern Korean literature to readers worldwide through its new Korean literature series . We are proud and happy to offer it in the most authoritative translation by renowned translators of Korean literature. We hope that this series helps to build solid bridges between citizens of the world and Koreans through a rich in-depth understanding of Korea.   Source : http://www.amazon.com/Bi-lingual-Edition-Modern-Korean-Literature/dp/B00U5OIDXM

  • On the eve of the uprising; and other stories from colonial Korea
    English(English) Book Available

    Pak T'ae-wŏn / 박태원 / 2010 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction

    This volume introduces to the English reader six classic stories from colonial Korea (1910-1948), all of which have long enjoyed broad popularity and critical recognition in their native land.

  • Peace Under Heaven
    English(English) Book Available

    Ch'ae Man-Sik / 채만식 / 1992 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 20th century

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