The Resource The girl who wrote loneliness, Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Ha-yun Jung

The girl who wrote loneliness, Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Ha-yun Jung

Label
The girl who wrote loneliness
Title
The girl who wrote loneliness
Statement of responsibility
Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Ha-yun Jung
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
Summary
Taking a sweatshop job in Seoul to support her family, a teenaged girl endures a life of extreme exploitation that contributes to Korea's economic rise in the 1970s. She works long, sunless days on a stereo-assembly line, struggling through night school every evening in order to achieve her dream of becoming a writer
Member of
Awards note
Man Asian Literary Prize winner
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Sin, Kyŏng-suk
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Korean
LC call number
PL992.73.K94
LC item number
O3813 2015
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jung, Ha-yun
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Families
  • Korea (South)
  • Families
  • Social conditions
  • Teenage girls
  • Korea
  • Korea (South)
Label
The girl who wrote loneliness, Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Ha-yun Jung
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9781605988634
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907103923
  • (OCoLC)ocn907103923
Label
The girl who wrote loneliness, Kyung-sook Shin ; translated from the Korean by Ha-yun Jung
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Pegasus books hardcover edition.
Extent
369 pages
Isbn
9781605988634
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)907103923
  • (OCoLC)ocn907103923

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