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  • 누구에게나 친절한 교회오빠 강민호

    Nuguegena chinjeolhan gyohoeoppa gangminho

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Lee Kiho / 이기호 / 2018 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century > Short Story

    This is a short story collection by Lee Kiho, published in 2018. The seven short stories in this collection feature characters whose names appear in the title. Through the lives of these characters, who are victims but also feel ashamed of their victimhood, the author poses questions about the life of the weak.

  • 권순찬과 착한 사람들

    Kwŏnsunch'an'gwa ch'ak'an saramdŭl

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Lee Kiho / 이기호 / 2015 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century

    This is a short story included in Lee Kiho's short story collection titled, Kang Min-ho, the Friendly Church-goer, published in 2018. This short story questions what is “goodness” to those who are in poverty and have been wounded.

  • 차남들의 세계사

    Chanamdeurui segyesa

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Lee Kiho / 이기호 / 2014 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century

    2014년에 출간된 이기호의 장편소설이다. 같은 해 제47회 한국일보문학상수상작이다. 2009년 가을부터 2010년 겨울까지 계간지에 으로 연재했던 작품을 제목을 바꿔 출간한 것이다. 작품은 1980년대 군사정권 아래에서 뒤틀린 개인의 삶을 작가 특유의 발랄한 문체와 유머로 담아내었다.

  • 밀수록 다시 가까워지는

    Milsurong dasi gakkawojineun

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Lee Kiho / 이기호 / 2014 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century

    Winner of the 11th Lee Hyo-seok Literary Award in 2010, this short story by Lee Kiho was published in 2014. It depicts the pain of the sudden absence of a family to people who have lived in the margins with a deep perspective on humans and a witty narrative.

  • 사과는 잘해요

    Sagwaneun Jalhaeyo

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Lee Kiho / 이기호 / 2009 / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century

    This is a novel by Lee Kiho, published in 2009. It was first serialized on a web portal, and the stories were revised and edited to clearly highlight the subject matter when they were bound together in a book. The author has published works that take a fresh look at familiar problems with a unique style and form, and the novel At Least We Can Apologize is one of those works. It examines people's sense of guilt through the protagonists who “apologize” on behalf of others.

  • 원주통신, 한국문학 Short Shorts 시리즈

    Wonjutongsin, hangungmunhang Short Shorts sirijeu

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Lee Kiho / 이기호 / - / literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 21st century