An oblique hard edged novel tinged with offbeat fantasy one hundred shadows is set in a slum electronics market in central seoul an area earmarked for demolition in a city better known for its shiny skyscrapers and slick pop videos. As well as an important contribution to contemporary working class literature one hundred shadows depicts the little known underside of a society which can be viciously superficial complicating the shiny ultra modern face which south korea presents to the world. One hundred shadows yewon jung translator deborah smith editor jungeun hwang on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers one hundred shadows. Hwang jungeun one hundred shadows translated by jung yewon tilted axis press 2016 147pp original published as minumsa 2010 the 2009 yongsan apartment building disaster barely registered in the news media outside of korea. One hundred shadows 2010 her first novel was both a critical and commercial success its mix of oblique fantasy hard edge social critique and offbeat romance garnered the hankook ilbo
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