New Releases
Books in Korean
Books in English
Bilingual Books (English-Korean)
Languages
Korean Magazine
Movies - DVDs
Music - CDs
Gift Items
Yang Joon-il Maybe

I Have a Right to Destroy Myself
I Have a Right to Destroy Myself
I Have a Right to Destroy Myself
Item#: 895461177X
Regular price: $16.98
Sale price: $14.43

Product Description
by Kim, Youngha

Original title: Nanun Narul Pagoehal Kwolliga Itta
136 pages | 210*145mm
publisher: Munhakdongne


About this book
The character has a strange job, a suicide-helper. He finds people who want to commit suicide and assists them. This book was first published in 1996 and translated in French.

From the Publisher
"A human being, who wants to be a god in this age, has only two ways of becoming one: to create something or to kill somebody." Representative of this novel's startling premise are the comments of the Munhakdongne nominating committee, which called it both "delicate" and "provocative," as well as "odd" and "shocking." The existential hero is a guide ?who instructs in the art of suicide.? He leads his clients on a surreal journey that mixes a fatalistic fantasy with the poignant pathos of a committed realist. Kim's prose documents a zeitgeist in which spiritually undernourished modernists sate themselves in material abundance, sex and art, only to feel starved for something essential.

Availability: Usually ships in 4~7 business days.

Can't find what you're looking for? Email your inquiry to hanbooks@opes.net
Special discounts are available for volume orders of $500 or more from bookstores & libraries. For details,
please visit our Wholesale Program Page.
For general information about us and our store policies,
please visit our Help Page.
Privacy Notice
Copyright 2001-2015 HanBooks.com. All Rights Reserved.