Min Jin Lee’s novel Pachinko was a finalist for the National Book Award in fiction.
 (July 2018)

IN THE REVIEW

Korean Souls

Han Kang

Human Acts

by Han Kang, translated from the Korean and with an introduction by Deborah Smith
Han Kang, the South Korean writer who won the Man Booker International Prize in 2016 for her novel The Vegetarian, was nine years old in 1979 when a new military regime came to power in South Korea after a coup. Her family had just sold their house in Gwangju, where …