Recitation

Recitation

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"The meeting between a group of emigrants and a mysterious, wandering actress in an empty train station sets the stage for Bae Suah's fragmentary yet lyrical meditation on language, travel, and memory. As the actress recounts the fascinating story of her stateless existence, an unreliable narrator and the interruptions of her audience challenge traditional notions of storytelling and identity"--Publisher.
Publisher: Dallas, Texas : Deep Vellum Publishing, 2017
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781941920466
1941920462
Branch Call Number: FIC PAE 2017
Characteristics: 277 pages ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Smith, Deborah 1987-

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A meeting between a group of emigrants and a mysterious, wandering actress in an empty train station sets the stage for this fragmentary yet lyrical meditation on language, travel, and memory by South Korea's most prominent contemporary female author.


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