Translated by: Michelle Jooeun Kim
Publisher: Asia Publishers, 2014.
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Available on Kindle, and in the Dalkey Archive collection of Pyun Hye-young stories, Evening Proposal.
I'm really not sure how this is "everyday life" - but Pyun excels in pushing the boundaries of scenarios in which people are trapped within their everyday lives, with often scary or macabre results. In this tale, the manager of a Canning Factory mysteriously disappears. The workers reflect on the monotony of his life, and of theirs. We learn that sometimes some non-standard items have mysteriously managed to be canned...
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