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A Map of the Island

Jae Kim

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In A Map of the Island, a new teacher struggles not only with his own past, but also the histories of the island’s inhabitants.

Jae Kim is a writer and translator. Currently a Junior Fiction Fellow at Washington University, St. Louis. His fiction appears or is forthcoming in NOON, The Collagist, and Puerto del Sol, among other places. His translations are forthcoming/in Poetry Review, Asymptote, and Azalea: Journal of Korean Literature & Culture.


Praise & Reviews

In these beautiful stories, you’ll see yourself staring right back, mouthing the words, ‘Keep turning the pages. It’ll be okay—maybe not now, but someday.’ — Michael J Seidlinger

A lesson in precision and characterization. — Ariel Lewis

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