Monthly Archives: March 2015

2015 Spring Announcements

Spring is finally here, and I will be involved in the following upcoming April events: Steel City Con, a comic book convention, and Tekko 2015, an anime conference. More details on those are here: http://www.steelcitycon.com/ http://www.teamtekko.us/ Silk Screen’s Asian Film … Continue reading

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Here in Tangiers, Morocco – Jin Lee, Part 6

This time we’ll finish Kyung-sook Shin’s historical novel, Jin Lee (신경숙의《리진》). Part 4 has seven chapters, and like part 1, it has no opening letter for each chapter. The book then closes with an epilogue. Chapter 1 is titled “Reunion,” … Continue reading

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Maupassant at the Morgue and a Cat Named Quasimodo – Jin Lee, Part 5

This time we’ll finish up part 3 of Kyung-sook Shin’s historical novel, Jin Lee (신경숙의《리진》). We only got through chapter 1 last time, and there are five more chapters remaining in this section. Chapter 2 is “A Feather Pen and … Continue reading

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The Literary Salon in Le Bon Marché Department Store – Jin Lee, Part 4

This week, we’ll finish up volume 1 of Kyung-sook Shin’s historical novel, Jin Lee (신경숙의《리진》) and move on to volume 2 of the book series. One thing of note about East Asian novels is that, unlike in the US where … Continue reading

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