Jim Burton, Pulaski, has self-published, through RoseDog Books, a memoir about “a man who once worked for ... the rising threat of war with North Korea, “abhorrent” sexuality, the support of big ...
The international prize, also worth $65,000, went to Don Mee Choi's translation of Korean poems written by Kim Hyesoon in ... won the B.C. Book Prize for non-fiction in 2015 for her memoir, "In the ...
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"Even though I was in and out of North Korea 17 times prior to that, I only stayed a short period," he said in an interview ahead of the Tuesday release of his memoir. "By staying as a prisoner for ...
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The book belongs to what might be termed the “North Korea travel memoir” genre. Its unique subject matter differentiates it from other travel memoirs: with North Korea, readers know so little, ...
Most of Kim’s students were from Pyongyang’s elite class, positioned to become the future leaders of North Korea ... in her memoir Without You, There Is No Us (Crown, 2014). In collaboration with the ...
One, whether South and North Korea could stage joint events to remember this historical ... The recent spotlight on woman activists is partly attributable to a few remarkable memoirs written by women ...
citing the recently published Korean-language memoir of former top North Korean diplomat Thae Yong-ho. Israel refused the offer, but a few days later offered to send food aid to North Korea, the book ...
The Gwangju District Court issued a verdict, reflecting the plaintiff's view Chun's memoir distorts the truth of the event also referred to as the May 18 Democratic Uprising. Of the 33 false ...
“This encyclopedic book could have benefited from an exacting editor,” says Cheng, “but it does a good job of reflecting decades of travel to the North and tea-leaf-reading on its leaders by a ...
Lee says a North Korea envoy who visited Seoul that year was later publicly executed after returning to the North. The memoir comes as both countries float the idea of a possible summit between Kim's ...
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I have a confession to make: I'm an eensy bit obsessed with books and documentaries about North Korea. Defector memoirs have become their own subgenre over the last decade or so, and if you're looking ...
President Donald Trump on Wednesday cast blame for the nuclear-armed North Korea that his administration faces on the ... re-emerged over the past two weeks on a book tour to hawk her memoir of the ...