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8. ‘Human Acts’ by Han Kang

Human Acts is Han Kang’s second novel to be translated into English, after The Vegetarian, which I read last year and really enjoyed but didn’t adore. I heard that Human Acts was darker and more disturbing, and it was, but for me… Read More

50. ‘The Vegetarian’ by Han Kang

I have never read any South Korean literature before, but from the blurb of The Vegetarian by Han Kang I was hoping for a creepy, detached, surreal story in the same vein as my favourite Japanese writers, Haruki Murakami and… Read More