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Chang Rae Lee

What's The Matter With Dystopia?

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Ursula Heise | Posted 02.25.2015 | Books

This story originally appeared on Public Books February 1, 2015 — Dystopia is flourishing. In the process, it is becoming routine and losing...

The Book We're Talking About

Posted 11.24.2014 | Books

On Such a Full Sea: A Novel by Chang-Rae Lee Riverhead, $27.95 Published January 7, 2013 What is it about? Fan's boyfriend has disappeared. Th...

Chang-rae Lee on War, Alienation, and the Power of Reading

Ru Freeman | Posted 05.15.2012 | Books
Ru Freeman

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.

Voice in Fiction: A Favorite MFA/Writing Program Shibboleth

Anis Shivani | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Anis Shivani

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.

'The Surrendered' By Chang-Rae Lee Has Prose That Shines, But Does It Sink To Melodrama?

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

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...