Author: Hyun, Ki-young
316 pages | 223*152mm
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About This Book
A vivid description of the scars of past history.
The book contains 10 different stories mainly portraying misfortunes of Korean modern history, especially, misfortunes which otherwise wouldn’t be revealed and remembered. The title story, "Sooni’s Uncle", deals with the historical event, the Jeju 4.3 Uprising, and shows how innocent people were sacrificed in this social upheaval. • This collection of stories holds much value as a great literary work in several ways. The author tries to maintain his moderate literary style and make vivid description of the natural landscape. He also shows an effective technique of contrasting the past and the present and of presenting interchanges between humans and nature.
•Included in high school literature text book
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