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February 1, 2015 — Dystopia is flourishing. In the process, it is becoming routine and losing...
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On Such a Full Sea: A Novel by Chang-Rae Lee
Published January 7, 2013
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Fan's boyfriend has disappeared. Th...
Politics, it seems, is inescapable for a the best writers of our time. And, appropriately, the politics of life, of war and violence, form the backbone of much of the writing of Chang-rae Lee.
I hope I never see the day when I've found my voice. How is it possible to ever find your voice? Voice is mystical. It puts the writer on a pedestal. No writer worth his salt ought to want that.
Chang-rae Lee has gained acclaim in the literary community over the past 15 years. "The Surrendered," his 480 page tome, is his fourth novel, followin...
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