Search Results: "Sang-Hun Choe"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 6, 2001

"A wrenching story. No one who reads it will question again why Korea is never evoked when our nation's military past is put on display."
A wartime slaughter just waiting to happen, and then did—costing hundreds of innocent civilian lives—is unspooled here in all its misery, by the investigative AP reporters who won a Pulitzer for breaking the story. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

KOREAN FOLK SONGS by Robert Sang-Ung Choi
Released: Oct. 14, 2014

"A good book for a diverse world, especially for Korean-Americans who want to learn about their heritage or English speakers hoping to learn basic Korean language skills. (CD track listings) (Bilingual folk songs. 2 & up)"
This book-and-CD combination showcases 14 traditional Korean folk songs that are "engraved in the hearts and minds of all Koreans." Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE SQUARE by In-Hun Choi
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 14, 2014

"No doubt the author, born in the North and raised in the South, was bold at the time in his existential challenge to both systems, but the result is a strange quasi-poetic treatise that could well make a withered vegetable sink."
Awkward in several off-putting ways, this earnest work—originally published in 1960—can be appreciated for offering a window onto Korean history during the crucial period of division. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 19, 2011

"A religious puzzle the author never quite completes."
An ambitious interreligious dialogue. Read full book review >