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Ed a mere two hours after birth A fragmented exploration of white things the swaddling bands that were also her shroud the breast milk she did not live to drink the blank page on which the narrator herself attempts to reconstruct the story unfold in a powerfully poetic distillation As she walks the unfamiliar snow streaked streets lined by buildings This is the 3rd book I ve read by Han Kang a phenomenal contemporary Korean writer The Vegetarian was fierce with haunting prose making it very hard to put down It was gut wrenching painful for me personally having survived the horrific years when our daughter was starving herself to deathYetI knew I was reading something brilliant I became an instant fan of Han KangThe next book I read by this young exceptional author was Human Acts It was brutal one that I continued to feel its depths long after I read it Do you ever throw your hands up in the air literary clueless in understanding why people are cruel mean cold hearted TO YOUwelltake it 1000 steps Why do we have such extreme violence in the world Bloody frightening riots killing hundreds of people at a time Han wrote about how a single event changed a nation in South Korea Both books were devastatingly powerful literary masterpieces about humanity The White Book is eually a masterpiece on His Christmas Cowgirl (Wildflower Ranch page on which the narrator herself attempts to reconstruct the story unfold in a The Doctors Dating Bargain powerfully The Collection poetic distillation As she walks the unfamiliar snow streaked streets lined by buildings This is the 3rd book I ve read by Han Kang a Whispers of Feathers phenomenal contemporary Korean writer The Vegetarian was fierce with haunting Mount série tome 3 - L'empire du mal prose making it very hard to Entrepreneurial Vernacular put down It was gut wrenching Advanced C Programming by Example painful for me Poslije svega (After, personally having survived the horrific years when our daughter was starving herself to deathYetI knew I was reading something brilliant I became an instant fan of Han KangThe next book I read by this young exceptional author was Human Acts It was brutal one that I continued to feel its depths long after I read it Do you ever throw your hands up in the air literary clueless in understanding why Die Herrenschneiderei people are cruel mean cold hearted TO YOUwelltake it 1000 steps Why do we have such extreme violence in the world Bloody frightening riots killing hundreds of Calling Cards: Uncover Your Calling people at a time Han wrote about how a single event changed a nation in South Korea Both books were devastatingly Cities of God powerful literary masterpieces about humanity The White Book is eually a masterpiece on

characters 흰 author Han Kang

Formerly obliterated in the Second World War their identities blur and overlap as the narrator wonders 'Can I give this life to you' The White Book is a book like no other It is a meditation on a colour on the tenacity and fragility of the human spirit and our attempts to graft new life from the ashes of destructionphotographs in print edition only Shortlisted for the 2018 Man Booker International Prize The White Book offers a spare meditation on memory loss and the color white The book consists of a series of lyrical prose poems each centering on a white object from a flake of snow to a baby swaddle across all pieces Han Kang recounts piecemeal the traumatic story of her mother s giving birth to a stillborn daughter years before she had the writer herself The concept s interesting and the narrative s powerful but the minimalist poems themselves alternate between feeling understated and underdeveloped Worth checking out paired with The Vegetarian

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From the winner of the Man Booker International Prize for The Vegetarian Both the most autobiographical and the most experimental book to date from South Korean master Han Kang Written while on a writer's residency in Warsaw a city palpably scarred by the violence of the past the narrator finds herself haunted by the story of her older sister who di I read this book because I recently enjoyed this author s novel The Vegetarian The White Book is not a novel it s a collection of mostly one page mini essays almost meditations on things that are white The focus is on loneliness loss and mortality Several are about the whiteness of pain the author suffers from migrainesAmazing how many things that lend themselves to symbolism are white when you think of it So we have pieces on baby gowns rice fog breast milk salt sugar pills hair the Milky Way bones ashes and so on There s also a lot about winter snow snowflakes frost sleet The narrator is visiting Warsaw but her own country of Korea has harsh winters and she also visits the Artic to see the midnight sun So there s a lot on winter whiteness snow snowflakes ice sleet frost A couple of examples of good writing At times my body feels like a prison a solid shifting island threading through the crowd A sealed chamber carrying all the memories of the life


About the Author: Han Kang

한강Han Kang is the daughter of novelist Han Seung won She was born in Kwangju and at the age of moved to Suyuri which she speaks of affectionately in her work Greek Lessons in Seoul She studied Korean literature at Yonsei University She began her writing career when one of her poems was featured in the winter issue of the uarterly Literature and Society She made her official literary debut in the following year when her short story The Scarlet Anchor was the winning entry in the daily Seoul Shinmun spring literary contest Since then she has gone on to win the Yi Sang Literary Prize Today's Young Artist Award and the Korean Literature Novel Award As of summer Han teaches creative writing at the Seoul Institute of the Arts while writing stories and novels.



10 thoughts on “흰 author Han Kang

  1. says:

    Music is often associated with memory I often hear a song and I’m taken back to a time to a place to a person to an experience that I never will be able to regain to a moment that song embodies that will forever be lost in the endless river of life For Han Kang the colour white has a similar effect; it mashes open the fl

  2. says:

    ‘’I hold nothing dear Not the place where I live not the door I pass through every day not even damn it my life’’ In the beautiful mysterious world of colours white retains an exceptional position White is purity light clar

  3. says:

    I read this book because I recently enjoyed this author’s novel The Vegetarian The White Book is not a novel; it’s a collection of mostly one page mini essays almost meditations on things that are white The focus is on loneliness loss and mortality Several are about the whiteness of pain the author suffers from migrainesAmazing how many things that lend themselves to symbolism are white when you think of it So we have pieces

  4. says:

    Such a difficult book to describe difficult to review A very unconventional narrative but the writing is just gorgeous Sad at times a reflection on the sister that she never knew using the color white Descriptions of the feelings these things invoke politics reminders of the past present Meaningful Things that make one ponder ask uestionsLace curtain Is it because of some billowing whiteness within us unsullied inviolate that our

  5. says:

    This is the 3rd book I’ve read by Han Kang a phenomenal contemporary Korean writer ‘The Vegetarian’was fierce with haunting prose makin

  6. says:

    I am uite unsure how to review this brilliant little book I think it is something that needs to be experienced rather than read about Told in a series of very short musings on different white things Han Kang circl

  7. says:

    Hmm I don't know what to make of this bookIt's elegant in a minimalist subdued kind of way The font size is minuscule there's a lot of white space and empty pagesThere are some nice passages but also a whole lot of simple simplistic and I don't get the point kind of writing writing for the sake of writing or better said I was reading it and not getting much out of it despite wanting to I don't know it's one of

  8. says:

    A short and intensely personal and poetic meditation but a very difficult one to encapsulate in a reviewThe starting point is a simple list of

  9. says:

    Shortlisted for the 2018 Man Booker International Prize The White Book offers a spare meditation on memory loss and the colo

  10. says:

    Now shortlisted for the Man Booker International and alongside Flights one of the two outstanding remaining books제발 죽지마 한 시간쯤 더 흘러 아기는 죽었다 죽은 아기를 가슴에 품고 모로 누워 그 몸이 점점 싸늘해지는 걸 견뎠다 더이상 눈물이 흐르지 않았다For God's sake don't die Around an hour later the baby was dead They lay there on the kitchen floor my mother on

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