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  • 대하

    Daeha

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Kim Namcheon / 김남천 / 1987 / KDC구분 > literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 20th century

    This is a full-length novel by Kim Namcheon, published in 1939. Telling the story of a family’s prosperity with the changes of the times, it captures the rich customs of the time. Unfortunately, it leaves the readers rather wanting, as the novel remains incomplete.

  • Maek

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Kim Namcheon / 김남천 / 1947 / KDC구분 > literature > Korean Literature > Korean Fiction > 20th century > Short Story

    This is a short story by Kim Namcheon, published in Chunju in February 1941. It is known to be one of the series with Kim Namcheon's other novels “Nangbi (Waste)” and “Gyeongyeong (Management).” It is praised as the best among the works that address the issue of defection in the late Japanese colonial period.

  • 서화: 식민지 시대 프로레타리아 문학선집

    Seohwa: singminji sidae peuroretaria munhakseonjip

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Park Young-hee et al / 박영희 et al / - / -

    소설가 이기영(1895-1984)의 소설 '서화' 외 식민지 시대 프롤레타리아 소설 10편이 수록되어 있다.

  • 현대조선문학선

    Hyeondaejoseonmunhakseon

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Nam Jung-hyun et al / 남정현 et al / - / KDC구분 > literature > Korean Literature > Complete Collection > Library > Complete Collection & Library (more than 2 writers)

  • 경영

    Gyeongyeong

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Kim Namcheon / 김남천 / 1940 / -

    Published in October 1940 in Munjang, this short story by Kim Nam-cheon paints the world of a defector in the late colonial period through the main character Oh Shi-hyeong. The only work of fiction that dealt with the issues of ideology at the end of the colonial times, it was acclaimed for its artistry and popularity.

  • 처를 때리고

    Cheoreul ttaerigo

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Kim Namcheon / 김남천 / 1937 / -

    This story was published by Kim Nam-cheon in Joseon Munhak in June 1937. It depicts the problems of ideology and everyday life that the protagonist, who turned from an ideological movement, encounters in reality.

  • 한국근대문학선집 2권

    Hangukgeundaemunhakseonjim 2gwon

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Hyun Jin-geon et al / 현진건 et al / 2019 / -

  • 프롤레타리아 문학 선집

    peurolletaria munhak seonjip

    Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Choi Seohae et al / 최서해 et al / - / -