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Human Acts

Human Acts
Our Price: €9.99
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ISBN/EAN9781846275975
Availability1 – 9 copies in stock
Publisher: Granta Books
Pub. Date: November 3 2016
Author: Kang, Han
Format: Paperback
Pages:224
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Gwangju, South Korea, 1980. In the wake of a viciously suppressed student uprising, a boy searches for his friend's corpse, a consciousness searches for its abandoned body, and a brutalised country searches for a voice. In a sequence of interconnected chapters the victims and the bereaved encounter censorship, denial, forgiveness and the echoing agony of the original trauma.Human Acts is a universal book, utterly modern and profoundly timeless. Already a controversial bestseller and award-winning book in Korea, it confirms Han Kang as a writer of immense importance.
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