Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982
House of Anansi Press Incorporated, 14/04/2020 - 144 páginas
The runaway bestseller that has sold over one million copies internationally, Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982 is the most important book to have come out of South Korea since Han Kang’s The Vegetarian.
Kim Jiyoung is the most common name for Korean women born in the 1980s.
At home, she is an unfavoured sister to her princeling little brother.
Kim Jiyoung’s husband sends her to see a psychiatrist.
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LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - Jinjer - LibraryThing
Update: I found a little blurb I had written on October 17, 2020! The translation is not great but the book itself is. Just be prepared to be pissed off and hating men (again) when you finish it. Be ... Ler crítica na íntegra
LibraryThing ReviewProcura do Utilizador - evano - LibraryThing
Spare, minimalist, and devastating. Every page was an exercise in empathetic frustration, anger, powerlessness, and not a whole lot of hope. I'm not surprised that this book launched a modern feminist movement in Korea. It is a nuclear bomb of ideas in less than 150 pages. Ler crítica na íntegra