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Writer

Kim Heesun(김희선)

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Title
Kim Heesun
Family Name
Kim
First Name
Heesun
Preferred Name
-
Pen Name
Kim Heesun
ISNI
0000000480086448
Birth
1972
Death
-
Occupation
Novelist
Period
Modern
Representative Works
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Born in Chuncheon in 1972, Kim Heesun graduated from the College of Pharmacy at Kangwon National University and completed her Master’s degree in Korean Literature at Dongguk University. She made her literary debut in 2011 when she won the New Writer’s Award hosted by the literary journal Jakga Segye (Writers’ World). Her works include the short story collection The Emperor of Ramen and the full-length novel The Book of Infinity.

1972년 춘천에서 태어났다. 강원대학교 약학과를 졸업하고, 동국대학교 국어국문학과 석사 과정을 수료했다. 2011년 계간 《작가세계》 신인상에 소설이 당선되어 등단했다. 소설집 『라면의 황제』, 장편소설 『무한의 책』이 있다.

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