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Obes the ambiguities of perception and language through an unreliable narrator who bears an uncanny resemblance to the author himself Encounters and Departures a tale of ill fated love revolving around erotic passion and physical illness as metaphors presents a female protagon The MA thesis on surrealism in The Dwarf by Forsyth which I read last week mentioned this as one of the first important modern works of Korean literature and an example of Korean surrealism; it is certainly both The free pdf version I read in the Portable Library of Korean Literature actually contained two other short stories by Yi Sang as well as this novella Encounters and Departures and Deathly Child All three works written in the 1930's are much closely related to the surrealist tradition than the novel by Cho They all deal with a narrator probably based on Yi Sang himself and his relationship with his wife; traditional Korean gender roles are reversed in that the wife works and supports the idle husband and in the novella Wings he is essentially enclosed in the inner room which is where the wife is kept secluded in the traditional home The distinction between the outside real world and the imaginary world in the mind of the narrator is blurred as it is in European surrealist works and the language is filled with absurd metaphors and comparisons Yi Sang died at the age of 27 of tuberculosis after a period of imprisonment for thought crimes against the Japanese colonial government; a major Korean literary prize is named for him

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PDF æ BOOK 날개 By Yi Sang FREE ´ YI SANG ê [BOOKS] ✭ 날개 ✯ Yi Sang – Dcmdirect.co.uk The three stories gathered in this volume display Yi Sang's inventive manipulation of autobiographical elements a method which expands his intensely private narratives into broader meditations on love The three storiThe three stories gathered in this volume display Yi Sang's inventive manipulation of autobiographical elements a method which expands his intensely private narratives into broader meditations on love life and death The Wings a dark allegory of infidelity and self deception pr This translation is definitely superior to what was for far too long the most widely read one Peter H Lee's included in several of the modern Korean literature anthologies he compiled for the University Press of Hawai'i PHL's translation drops sentences sometimes a whole paragraph from several different locations in the text without ever explaining why or even acknowledging the abridgementsFor what is usually considered the best translation however check out the one by Walter K Lew and Youngju Ryu that was published in the anthology MODERN KOREAN FICTION coedited by Bruce Fulton and Kwon Youngmin Columbia U Press 2005 Even just the first few paragraphs previously deemed untranslatable by Korean scholars should blow you away