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Anton
Hur

Anton Hur was born in Stockholm, Sweden. He has translated Man Asia Literary Prize-winner Kyung-Sook Shin’s The Court Dancer and Violets, Booker International Prize-longlisted Hwang Sok-yong’s The Prisoner, and others. He won a PEN/Heim grant for his translation of Bora Chung’s Cursed Bunny. He is the translator of Booker International-longlisted Love in the Big City (by Sang Young Park) and Booker International-shortlisted Cursed Bunny (by Bora Chung). He is also a featured author in Tilted Axis’s forthcoming anthology Violent Phenomena: 21 Essays in Translation (edited by Dr Kavita Bhanot and Jeremy Tiang). He lives in Seoul.

Anton Hur was born in Stockholm, Sweden. He has translated Man Asia Literary Prize-winner Kyung-Sook Shin’s The Court Dancer and Violets, Booker International Prize-longlisted Hwang Sok-yong’s The Prisoner, and others. He won a PEN/Heim grant for his translation of Bora Chung’s Cursed Bunny. He is the translator of Booker International-longlisted Love in the Big City (by Sang Young Park) and Booker International-shortlisted Cursed Bunny (by Bora Chung). He is also a featured author in Tilted Axis’s forthcoming anthology Violent Phenomena: 21 Essays in Translation (edited by Dr Kavita Bhanot and Jeremy Tiang). He lives in Seoul.

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