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Angela Hur

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I was born in L.A. and grew up in Gardena. When I was fourteen I moved east to attend Phillips Academy in Andover, MA. Then to Cambridge (Harvard), to SF (24th St. Cheese Co.), to South Bend, Indiana (MFA at Notre Dame), Brooklyn for a year, Atlanta for a few months, Long Beach, SF/Oakland, Stockholm, Seoul, and now moving back to Stockholm.

The Queens of K-town was my first novel. I'm trying to write a second one.

Authors talk about the journeys they've taken in the process of crafting a book. I want to rehash a different relationship. Once the book is published, outside the safe cocoon of editor/agent support, it becomes a changeling. Yes, they look identical, but the little book is now open to mockery, willful misreading, or silence. It's no longer your creation, tapped together through many long night... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.03 · 35 ratings · 9 reviews · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
The Queens of K-Town

3.03 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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