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Writer

Chung Bora(정보라)

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Title
Chung Bora
Family Name
Chung
First Name
Bora
Preferred Name
Bora Chung
Pen Name
Bora Chung
ISNI
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Birth
1976
Death
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Occupation
Novelist
Period
Modern
Representative Works
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  • Descriptions
  • English(English)

Bora Chung is a writer of science fiction and generally unrealistic stories. She has an MA in Russian and East European area studies from Yale University and a PhD in Slavic literatures from Indiana University. She teaches Russian language and literature and science fiction studies at Yonsei University and translates modern literary works from Russian and Polish into Korean. Her translations include The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov, The Seven Churches by Miloš Urban, and The Marriage by Witold Gombrowicz. She has published three novels and three short story collections. Cursed Bunny, her first book to appear in English translation, is forthcoming from Honford Star in 2021.

Original Works1

  • Korean(한국어) Printed/Published Work
    저주 토끼

    Jeojutokki

    Chung Bora / 정보라 / 2017

Translated Books1

  • English(English) Book
    Cursed Bunny
    Bora Chung / 정보라 / 2020

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Publications1