LKL book database logo

Words of Farewell: Stories by Three Korean Women Writers

Editor: Bruce and Ju-chan Fulton
Author: , ,
Translated by: ,
Publisher: , 1989
Link to online store *

The universal topics of life, death, love, hate, sex, loss of innocence, and other themes, are explored in fiction by 3 Korean writers.

LKL adds: the collection contains the following stories:

Kang Sŏk-gyŏng: A Room in the Woods (1985)
Kang Sŏk-gyŏng: Days and Dreams (1983)
Kim Chi-wŏn: A Certain Beginning
Kim Chi-wŏn: Lullaby
Oh Jung-Hee: Chinatown
Oh Jung-Hee: Evening Game
Oh Jung-Hee: Words of Farewell

Read a review by Charles Montgomery here. Entry on Goodreads.com here.

* Where the book is available from a number of sources, they are prioritised as follows: (1) Amazon UK site, or Bookshop.org for the more recent uploads (2) Amazon US site (3) Other sites in US or Europe, including second-hand outlets (4) LTI Korea, where the title is advertised as available from there (5) Onlines stores in Korea. Links to Bookshop.org and Amazon UK site contain an affiliate code which, should you make a purchase, gives a small commission to LKL at no additional cost to you.