Silvery World and Other Stories: Anthology of Korean Literature

Silvery World and Other Stories: Anthology of Korean Literature

by Michael J. Pettid (Editor)


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This anthology is an exciting new collection of Korean fiction in translation from the early years of the twentieth century that demonstrate the political and ideological divides that Koreans experienced during this time.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781939161925
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publication date: 01/31/2019
Pages: 316
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Michael J. Pettid is professor of premodern Korean studies in the department of Asian and Asian American studies at Binghamton University, where he also is director of the Translation Research and Instruction Program.

Table of Contents

Introduction Michael J. Pettid 1

1 Silvery World Yi Injik 27

Sora Kim Russell

2 The Battle of Dragon with Dragon Sin Ch'ae Ho 115

Brother Anthony of Taizé

3 The Shore Ch'oe Chansik 143

Eugene Larsen-Hallock

4 Im Kkokchong Hong Myong-Hui 218

H. Jamie Chang

5 Naktong River Cho Myong-Hui 244

Brother Anthony of Taizé

6 Commoners' Village Yi Kiyong 263

Brother Anthony of Taizé

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