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Who's who in Korean literature / by the Korean Culture & Arts Foundation Olin Level A Stacks  PL957.7 .W47 1996

한국현대문학대사전 : Korean Literature Dictionary in E-Korean studies database (restricted to Wash U members)

한국현대문학대사전 EAsia Reference PL951.6 .H276 2004

韓國現代文人大事典 = Hanʼguk hyŏndae munin taesajŏn. EAsia Reference PL957.7 K83 1991

韓國近代文人大事典= Hanʼguk kŭndae munin taesajŏn. EAsia Reference PL957.7 K84 1990

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Yi Kwang-su/Lee Gwangsu/李光洙

Title  20-segi Hanʼguk sosŏl / [ yŏkkŭni Chʻoe Wŏn-sik oe].
Published  Kyŏnggi-do Pʻaju-si : Chʻangbi, 2005-
EAsia General Stacks   PL981.4 .A15 2005  v.1  
Author  Jager, Sheila Miyoshi, 1963-
Title  Narratives of nation building in Korea : a genealogy of patriotism
Published  Armonk, N.Y. ; London : M.E. Sharpe, c2003.
Olin Level 3 Stacks  DS916.27 .J345 2003 
Title  A ready-made life : early masters of modern Korean fiction / selected and translated by Kim Chong-un and Bruce Fulton.
Published  Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c1998.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 R43 1998 
Title  Modern Korean literature : an anthology, 1908-65 / edited by Chung Chong-wha
Published  London ; New York : Kegan Paul International ; New York : Distributed by Columbia University Press, 1995
Olin Level A Stacks  PL972.6 M63 1995  
Author  Yi, Kwang-su, 1892-
Title  Huk / Yi Kwang-su.
Published  Sŏul Tʻŭkpyŏlsi : Munhak Sasangsa, 1992.
WestC General Stacks  PL990.9 K9 H85 1992
Author
Yi, Kwang-su, 1892-
Title  Yi Kwang-su chŏnjip / [pʻyŏnjip wiwŏn Chu Yo-han ... et al.].
Published  Sŏul Tʻŭkpyŏlsi : Samchungdang, 1962-1963.
EAsia General Stacks   PL990.9 .K9 1962

Kim Tong-in/Kim Dongin/金東仁

Author  Kim, Tong-in, 1900-1951.
Title  Kamja, Paettaragi / Kim Tong-in.
Published  Sŏul : Ilsin Sŏjŏk Chʻulpʻansa, 2006.
EAsia General Stacks   PL991.415.T63 K33 2006
Title  20-segi Hanʼguk sosŏl / [ yŏkkŭni Chʻoe Wŏn-sik oe].
Published  Kyŏnggi-do Pʻaju-si : Chʻangbi, 2005-
EAsia General Stacks   PL981.4 .A15 2005  v.1
Title  A ready-made life : early masters of modern Korean fiction / selected and translated by Kim Chong-un and Bruce Fulton.
Published  Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c1998.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 R43 1998 
Author  Kim, Tong-in, 1900-1951.
Title  Kamja oe / Kim Tong-in.
Published  Sŏul Tʻŭkpyŏlsi : Munhak Sasangsa, 1993.
WestC General Stacks  PL991.415 T63 K29 1993
Author  Kim, Tong-in, 1900-1951.
Title  Unhyŏnʼgung ŭi pom / Kim Tong-in.
Published  Sŏul Tʻŭkpyŏlsi : Munhak Sasangsa, 1993.
WestC General Stacks  PL991.415.T63 U5 1993
Title  Ten Korean short stories / translated by Kevin O'Rourke.
Published  Seoul : Yonsei University Press, c1981.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL980.6 .T46 1981  

Hyon Chin-gon/Hyun Jin-geon/玄鎭健

Title  20-segi Hanʼguk sosŏl / [ yŏkkŭni Chʻoe Wŏn-sik oe].
Published  Kyŏnggi-do Pʻaju-si : Chʻangbi, 2005-
EAsia General Stacks   PL981.4 .A15 2005  v.1
Author  Hyŏn, Chin-gŏn, 1900-1943.
Title  Hyŏn Chin-gŏn munhak chŏnjip.
Published  Sŏul-si : Kukhak Charyowŏn, 2004.
EAsia General Stacks   PL991.3 .C5 2004 
Title 

A ready-made life : early masters of modern Korean fiction /selected and translated by Kim Chong-un and Bruce Fulton.

Published  Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c1998.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 R43 1998 

Kim Sowol/Kim Sowol/金素月

Author   Kim, So-wŏl, 1903-1934. 
Title   Azaleas : a book of poems
Published   New York : Columbia University Press, c2007. 
Olin Level A Stacks   PL991.415.C5 C513 2007  
Author  Kim, So-wŏl, 1903-1934.
Title  Kim So-wŏl si chŏnjip / Kwŏn Yŏng-min yŏkkŭm.
Published  Sŏul Tʻŭkpyŏlsi : Munhak Sasangsa, 2007.
EAsia General Stacks   PL991.415 .C5 2007  

 

Yi Sang/Lee Sang/李箱

Author   Yi, Sang, 1910-1937. 
Title   Chŏngbon Yi Sang munhak chŏnjip = The complete works of Lee Sang / Kim Chu-hyŏn chuhae. 
Published   Sŏul-si : Somyŏng Chʻulpʻan, 2005. 
EAsia General Stacks    PL991.9 .S3 2005  
Title   20-segi Hanʼguk sosŏl / [ yŏkkŭni Chʻoe Wŏn-sik oe]. 
Published   Kyŏnggi-do Pʻaju-si : Chʻangbi, 2005- 
EAsia General Stacks    PL981.4 .A15 2005  v.9   
Author   Rno, Sung J. 
Title   Yi Sang counts to thirteen [electronic resource] / by Rno Sung Jung. 
Published   Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2003. 
Title   A ready-made life : early masters of modern Korean fiction / selected and translated by Kim Chong-un and Bruce Fulton.
Published   Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c1998. 
Olin Level A Stacks   PL984.E8 R43 1998   
Author   Rhee, M. J. 
Title   The doomed empire : Japan in colonial Korea / M.J. Rhee. 
Published   Aldershot ; Brookfield, Vt. : Ashgate, c1997. 
Olin Level 3 Stacks   DS916.54 R47 1997  
Title   Modern Korean literature : an anthology, 1908-65 / edited by Chung Chong-wha 
Published   London ; New York : Kegan Paul International ; New York : Distributed by Columbia University Press, 1995 
Olin Level A Stacks   PL972.6 M63 1995   
Title   Yi Sang munhaksang susang chakpʻumjip. 
Published   Sŏul Tʻŭkpyŏlsi : Munhak Sasangsa Chʻulpʻanbu, 
EAsia Periodicals   PL981.7 Y55

hwang sun-won/Hwang Sunwon/黃順元

 

Title  20-segi Hanʼguk sosŏl / [ yŏkkŭni Chʻoe Wŏn-sik oe].
Published  Kyŏnggi-do Pʻaju-si : Chʻangbi, 2005-
EAsia General Stacks   PL981.4 .A15 2005  v.9  
Title  The rainy spell and other Korean stories / translated and edited by Suh Ji-moon.
Published  Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe ; [Seoul, Korea?] : UNESCO Pub., c1998.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 R35 1998
Title  A ready-made life : early masters of modern Korean fiction / selected and translated by Kim Chong-un and Bruce Fulton.
Published  Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c1998.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 R43 1998  
Author  Hwang, Sun-wŏn, 1915-
Title  Sunlight, moonlight / Hwang Sun-won ; translated by Sol Sun-bong
Published  Seoul, Korea : Si-sa-yong-o-sa, c1990
Olin Level A Stacks  PL991.29 S9 I7513 1990
Author  Hwang, Sun-wŏn, 1915-
Title  The moving castle / Hwang Sun-won ; translated by Bruce and Ju-chan Fulton
Published  Seoul, Korea : Si-sa-yong-o-sa ; Arch Cape, Ore. : Pace International Research, 1985
Olin Level A Stacks  PL991.29 S9 U518 1985 
Title  The Cruel city and other Korean short stories
Published  Seoul, Korea : Si-sa-yong-o-sa Pub. ; Arch Cape, Or. : Pace International Research, c1983
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984 E8 C78 1983 
Title  Ten Korean short stories / translated by Kevin O'Rourke.
Published  Seoul : Yonsei University Press, c1981.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL980.6 .T46 1981 

Kim Sung-ok/Kim Seungok/金承鈺

Title  20-segi Hanʼguk sosŏl / [ yŏkkŭni Chʻoe Wŏn-sik oe].
Published  Kyŏnggi-do Pʻaju-si : Chʻangbi, 2005-
EAsia General Stacks   PL981.4 .A15 2005  v.9  
Author  Kim, Sŭng-ok, 1941-
Title  Kim Sŭng-ok sosŏl chŏnjip.
Published  Sŏul-si : Munhak Tongne, 2004.
EAsia General Stacks   PL992.415.S86 A6 2004
Title  Home-coming and other Korean short stories / edited by the Korean National Commission for UNESCO
Published  Seoul, Korea : Si-sa-yong-o-sa Publishers ; Arch Cape, Or., U.S.A. : Pace International Research, c1983
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984 E8 H66 1983  

Kim Su-yong/Kim Suyeong/金洙暎

Author   Kim, Su-yŏng, 1921-1968. 
Title   Sarang ŭi pyŏnjugok : Kim Su-yŏng sisŏnjip. 
Published   Sŏul Tʻŭkpyŏlsi : Chʻangjak kwa Pipʻyŏngsa, 1988. 
WestC General Stacks   PL992.415 S873 S27 1988

Cho Se-hui/Cho Sehui/趙世熙

Author  Cho, Se-hŭi.
Title  The dwarf / Cho Se-hŭi ; translated by Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton.
Published  Honolulu : University of Hawaiʼi Press, c2006.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL992.17.S4 N3613 2006  
Title  The Road to Sampo and other Korean short stories / edited by the Korean National Commission for UNESCO
Edition  Korea ed
Published  Seoul, Korea : Si-sa-yong-o-sa Publishers ; Arch Cape, Or., U.S.A. : Pace International Research, c1983
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984 E8 R62 1983

Pak Wan-so/Park Wanseo/朴婉緖

 

Author  Pak, Wan-sŏ, 1931-
Title  Who ate up all the shinga? : an autobiographical novel / Park Wan-suh ; translated by Yu Young-nan, Stephen J. Epstein.
Published  New York : Columbia University Press, c2009.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL992.62.W34 K82513 2009  
Title  Sosŏlga ŭi chip : uri sidae taepʻyo yŏsŏng chakka 12-in tanpʻyŏn chakpʻumjip / [Pak Wan-sŏ oe 11-in].
Published  Sŏul-si : Chungang Books, 2008.
EAsia General Stacks   PL980.13.W65 S67 2008
Author  Pak, Wan-sŏ, 1931-
Title  Chŏmun nal ŭi saphwa : Pak Wan-sŏ sosŏlchip.
Published  Sŏul : Munhak kwa Chisŏngsa, 2002.
EAsia General Stacks   PL992.62.W34 C46 2002
Author  Pak, Wan-sŏ, 1931-
Title  My very last possession and other stories / by Pak Wans{230)o ; translated by Chun Kyung-Ja et al.
Published  Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c1999.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL992.62.W34 A2 1999  
Author  Pak, Wan-sŏ, 1931-
Title  A sketch of the fading sun / stories by Wan-suh Park ; edited and translated by Hyun-jae Yee Sallee ; introduction by He-ran Park.
Published  Buffalo, N.Y. : White Pine Press, c1999.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL992.62.W34 S54 1999  
Title  Wayfarer : new fiction by Korean women / edited and translated by Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton.
Published  Seattle, WA : Women in Translation, 1997.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 W39 1997

Yi Mun-yol/Lee Munyeol/李文烈

 

Title  Reading Chinese transnationalisms : society, literature, film / edited by Maria Ng and Philip Holden.
Published  Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, c2006.
Olin Level 3 Stacks  DS732 .R42 2006  
Author  Yi, Mun-yŏl, 1948-
Title  Our twisted hero / Yi Munyol ; translated by Kevin O'Rourke.
Published  New York : Hyperion East, 2001.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL992.9.M853 U713 2001  
Title  The rainy spell and other Korean stories / translated and edited by Suh Ji-moon.
Published  Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe ; [Seoul, Korea?] : UNESCO Pub., c1998.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 R35 1998  
Author  Yi, Mun-yŏl, 1948-
Title  Hail to the emperor! / Lee Mun-yol ; translated by Sol Sun-bong
Published  Seoul, Korea : Si-sa-yong-o-sa ; Arch Cape, Or., U.S.A. : Pace International Research, c1986
Olin Level A Stacks  PL992.9 M853 H35 1986 
Title  Early spring, mid-summer and other Korean short stories / edited by the Korean National Commission for UNESCO
Published  Seoul, Korea : Si-sa-yong-o-sa Publishers ; Arch Cape, Or. : Pace International Research, c1983
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984 E8 E27 1983 

Ch'oe Yun/Choi Yun/崔潤

 

Author  Chʻoe, Yun, 1953-
Title  There a petal silently falls : three stories / by Ch'oe Yun ; translated by Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton.
Published  New York : Columbia University Press, c2008.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL992.18.Y86 C4613 2008 
Title  Land of exile : contemporary Korean fiction / translated and edited by Marshall R. Pihl and Bruce & Ju-Chan Fulton.
Published  Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2007.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 L36 2007
Author  Chʻoe, Yun, 1953-
Title  Chʻŏt mannam : Chʻoe Yun sosŏlchip.
Published  Sŏul : Munhak kwa Chisŏngsa, 2005.
EAsia General Stacks   PL992.18.Y86 C56 2005  
Title  A history of Korean literature / edited by Peter H. Lee.
Published  Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, c2003.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL956 .H57 2003 
Title  The rainy spell and other Korean stories / translated and edited by Suh Ji-moon.
Published  Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe ; [Seoul, Korea?] : UNESCO Pub., c1998.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 R35 1998  
Title  Wayfarer : new fiction by Korean women / edited and translated by Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton.
Published  Seattle, WA : Women in Translation, 1997.
Olin Level A Stacks  PL984.E8 W39 1997