Author: Carolyn So, Choe Yun, Kim Chongnan, Kim Hunggyu, Peter H Lee, Sohn Ho-min, Youngmin Kwon
Publisher: Cambridge University Press, 2003.
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This comprehensive narrative history of Korean literature provides essential information for scholars and students as well as others. Combining history and criticism, the study reflects the latest scholarship and includes an account of the development of all genres. In 25 chapters, it covers twentieth-century poetry, fiction by women, and the literature of North Korea. It will be a major contribution to the field and a study that will remain for many years the primary resource for studying Korean literature.
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