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Keum Suk Gendry-Kim(김금숙)

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Title
Kim Keumsuk
Family Name
Kim
First Name
Keumsuk
Preferred Name
Keum Suk Gendry-Kim
Pen Name
KEUM SUK GENDRY-KIM, Keum Suk Gendry-Kim, Kim Kumsuk
ISNI
0000000477401160
Birth
1971
Death
-
Occupation
cartoonist
Period
Modern
Representative Works
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  • Descriptions
  • English(English)

Keum Suk Gendry-Kim (b. 1971) was born in Goheung in Jeolla Province, a county famous for its beautiful mountains and shores. She has written and illustrated the graphic novels Grass, The Waiting, Jiseul, Jun, The Naked Tree, and Alexandra Kim, a Woman of Siberia; the autobiographical comic The Song of My Father; the three-volume children’s comic Kkokkaengi; the picture books The Baby Hanyeo Okrang Goes to Dokdo and A Day with My Grandpa; and the children’s book My Mother Kang Geumsun. Grass (Drawn & Quarterly, 2019) appeared on Best of the Year lists from the New York Times and the Guardian, and received the Cartoonist Studio Prize for Best Print Comic of the Year and the Big Other Book Award for Best Graphic Novel in 2019, and the Harvey Award for Best International Book and the Krause Essay Prize in 2020. The Waiting, her second book to appear in English translation, is forthcoming from Drawn & Quarterly in September 2021. 

Original Works4 See More

  • Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work

    Gae

    Keum Suk Gendry-Kim / 김금숙 / 2021
  • Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work
    기다림

    Gidarim

    Keum Suk Gendry-Kim / 김금숙 / 2020
  • Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work
    준이 오빠

    Juni oppa

    Keum Suk Gendry-Kim / 김금숙 / 2018

Translated Books18 See More

  • French(Français) Book
    La saison des pluies
    Keum Suk Gendry-Kim / 김금숙 / 2022
  • Spanish(Español) Book
    Hierba
    Keum Suk Gendry-Kim / 김금숙 / 2022
  • Russian(Русский) Book
    Трава
    Ким-Жандри Кымсук / 김금숙 / 2021

E-books & Audiobooks3

  • Spanish(Español) E-books
    Hierba
    Keum Suk Gendry-Kim / 김금숙 / 2022 / Social science > Sociology and social problems
  • English(English) E-books
    The Waiting
    Keum Suk Gendry-Kim / 김금숙 / 2021 / Social science > Sociology and social problems
  • English(English) E-books
    Grass
    Keum Suk Gendry-Kim / 김금숙 / 2020 / Social science > Sociology and social problems

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