The cover of Korean author Han Kang’s Booker prize-winning novel The Vegetarian.The cover of Korean author Han Kang’s Booker prize-winning novel The Vegetarian.
The cover of Korean author Han Kang’s Booker prize-winning novel The Vegetarian.

Move over K-Pop, the next Korean culture wave could be K-Lit – if enough great books can be translated well

Booker prize win for Han Kang’s novel The Vegetarian shows high-quality translations are key to Korean writers gaining the global recognition they deserve, says PEN International’s new South Korean president

The cover of Korean author Han Kang’s Booker prize-winning novel The Vegetarian.The cover of Korean author Han Kang’s Booker prize-winning novel The Vegetarian.
The cover of Korean author Han Kang’s Booker prize-winning novel The Vegetarian.
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