Other Writing 

Fiction

THE VILLAGE

NARRATIVE MAGAZINE

 

HOW I BECAME A NORTH KOREAN – EXCERPT
LITHUB

HOW I BECAME A NORTH KOREAN EXCERPT FROM "JANGMI"

NARRATIVE MAGAZINE


DRIFTING HOUSE
GRANTA


THE GIRL ON A LEASH
GUERNICA/PEN AMERICA


THE SALARYMAN
NARRATIVE MAGAZINE


FAT – COOKED UP ANTHOLOGY
NEW INTERNATIONALIST

THE JUNGLE
ZYZZYVA

The Imperiled - Tales of Two Planets: Stories of Climate Change and Inequality in a Divided World

Penguin Publishing Group

Translations

I HEAR YOUR VOICE

Essays

THE INVENTION OF THE SELF IS ANOTHER KIND OF FICTION 
THE CENTER FOR FICTION


SHOULD WE STILL BE USING THE TERM ‘ETHNIC LITERATURE’?
THE HUFFINGTON POST

Articles/Reviews

INSIDE THE HIDDEN LIFE OF KIM JONG UN

THE WASHINGTON POST

A NOVEL THAT'S EQUAL PARTS MURDER MYSTERY, COURTROOM DRAMA AND IMMIGRATION TALE

NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

HOME BUT NOT HOME: FOUR GENERATIONS OF AN ETHNIC KOREAN FAMILY IN JAPAN

NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

VIOLENCE AND BEING HUMAN: A CONVERSATION WITH HAN KANG
WORLD LITERATURE TODAY

THE HOLE

WORLD LITERATURE TODAY

THE ACCUSATION: FORBIDDEN STORIES FROM INSIDE NORTH KOREA

WORLD LITERATURE TODAY

IN THE SHADOW OF THE BANYAN
THE GUARDIAN


IN THE SOUTH WE ARE USED TO WAITING, AND WORRYING
THE GUARDIAN

 

A WAY OF LIFE LOST TO A LANDFILL

THE GUARDIAN

THE DEFECTORS

LONDON REVIEW OF BOOKS

WOMEN WRITERS, PART I

ENGLISH PEN

WAY TO AN UNKNOWN WORLD
ENGLISH PEN


WHAT WE DON’T KNOW ABOUT NORTH KOREA
ENGLISH PEN


THE IMPOSSIBLE STATE: NORTH KOREA, PAST AND FUTURE
THE WASHINGTON POST 


APPETITE FOR CORRUPTION
FINANCIAL TIMES

SHANGHAI CALLING

FINANCIAL TIMES 

THE WONDER OF FALL FOLIAGE IN SOUTH KOREA

TRAVEL+LEISURE


HOW TO GET FILTHY RICH IN RISING ASIA
SFGATE


FOR THE DEFECTORS, THERE’S NO WAY HOME
NEW STATESMAN


WE NEED NEW NAMES
SFGATE