This is another way (other than that link you see on the right: Where to Start in Korean Modern Fiction) to gain a quick understanding of Korean Modern Literature. That way is to collect the books in the excellent LTI Korea / Jimoondang collaborative series The Portable Library of Korean Fiction. These books are now,…
Take a look over at SeoulPatch for a different view of Hwang Soon-won’s “A Man.” It’s a brief review, about halfway down the page, but it is a different take than mine.
Hwang Soon-won’s “A Man” is not the book to buy if you want to read Hwang.
A PDF of Division Lit (by Pak Jae-sup) that is interesting mainly if you know Hwang Soon-Won’s work.