“How Does a Korean Debate Capitalism vs. Communism?” – THE SQUARE featured in Emerson College’s Plougshares blog

Grappling with subjects like patriotism, Christianity, and Communism, the novel tells the tale of how a disenfranchised Korean POW ended up on a ship named the Tagore, headed to a “neutral” country that’s likely India. It’s told mostly in flashback from the perspective of the POW. This classic, award-winning book is considered by many to have kicked off Korean War literature.

Read the rest of Nichole L. Reber’s post at Ploughshares.

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