Modern Korean Fiction

Modern Korean Fiction logoBruce Fulton, general editor

Many accomplished works of contemporary Korean fiction remain virtually unknown in the West. By publishing Korea’s most widely read works in authoritative English translations, this series seeks to raise the profile of Korean literature and open a window on Korea’s recent history and rapid modernization.

The Red Room: Stories of Trauma in Contemporary Korea, trans. by Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton (2009)

The Dwarf, by Cho Se-hui, trans. by Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton (2006)

Trees on a Slope, by Hwang Sun-won, trans. by Bruce Fulton and Ju-Chan Fulton (2005)