Korean SFT index








Bae Myung-hoon

Djuna (Yi Yŏng-su)

Hwang Jungeun

Hwang Sok-yong

Park Min-gyu

Pyun Hye-young



Anton Hur

Agnel Joseph

Sora Kim-Russell

Larisa McNeil

Deborah Smith

Jung Yewon



Bae, Myung-hoon. “Taklamakan Misdelivery,” translated by Sung Ryu (Asymptote, April 2018).

Bok, Geo-il. “Along the Fragments of My Body,” translated by Travis Workman (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

—-. “Flowers on My Face,” translated by Elisa Sinn and Justin Howe (Clarkesworld Magazine, 2019).

Choi, Jin-young. “Dori and Jina,” translated by So J. Lee (Words Without Borders, 2018).

—-. “Empire Radio, Live Transmission” (excerpt), translated by Jenny Wang Medina (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

Chung, Bora. “The Head,” translated by Anton Hur (Samovar Magazine, 2019).

Djuna (Yi Yŏng-su). “Squaredance” and “Trans-Pacific Express,” translated by Larisa McNeil (Acta Koreana, June 2015).

—-. “The Bloody Battle of Broccoli Plain,” translated by Adrian Thieret (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

—–. “The Second Nanny,” translated by Sophie Bowman (Clarkesworld Magazine, 2019).

Ha, Seong-Nan. “The Woman Next Door” (from Flowers of Mold), translated by Janet Hong (The Yale Review, 2019).

Han, Kang. “The Fruit of My Woman,” translated by Deborah Smith (Granta, 2016).

Jeon, Sam-hye. “A Spell to Invoke the White Dolphin,” translated by Anton Hur (Special Folio on SF in Translation by Women in Anomaly 25, September 2017).

—-. “Genesis,” translated by Anton Hur (Words Without Borders, June 2016).

Jeong, Soyeon. “Home,” translated by Sophie Bowman (Guernica, 2019)

—-. “The Flowering,” translated by Jihyun Park and Gord Sellar (The Dark Magazine, 2019).

—-. “Cosmic Go,” translated by Kimberly Chung (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

Kim, Bo-young. “An Evolutionary Myth,” translated by Gord Sellar and Jihyun Park (Clarkesworld, May 2015).

—-. “Between Zero and One,” translated by Eunhae Jo and Melissa Mei-lin Chan (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

Kim, Changgyu. “Our Banished World,” translated by Jihyun Park and Gord Sellar (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

Kim, Jung-hyuk. “Where Boats Go,” translated by Sora Kim-Russell (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

—-. “1F/B1,” translated by Caleb Young Woo Park (Azalea, 2013).

Kim, Seong Joong. “Mars Child,” translated by Victoria Caudle (Nabillera, 2019).

Kim, Young-ha. “Quiz Show,” translated by Haerin Shin (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

Lee, Jong San. “Customer” (excerpt), translated by Victoria Caudle (Words Without Borders, 2019).

Lim, Taewoon. “Storm Between My Teeth,” translated by Sunyoung Park and Randi Vaughan (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

Mun, Yunseong. “Perfect Society” (excerpt), translated by Sunyoung Park and Dagmar van Engen (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

Park, Chansoon. “The Man Who Wanted to Become a Snail,” translated by Cho Yoon-jung (The Best Asian Speculative Fiction, 2018).

Park, Min-gyu. “Are You Gonna Keep This Up?” translated by Agnel Joseph (Litro Magazine, June 2018).

—-. “Aspirin,” translated by Agnel Joseph (Asymptote, April 2018).

—-. “Roadkill,” translated by Esther Song and Gord Sellar (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

Park, Seonghwan. “Readymade Bodhisattva,” translated by Jihyun Park and Gord Sellar (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).

Suah, Bae. “The English Garden,” translated by Janet Hong (The Best Asian Speculative Fiction, 2018).

Yun, I-hyeong. “The Sky Walker,” translated by Jihyun Park (Readymade Bodhisattva, 2019).



Cho, Sehui. The Dwarf, translated by Bruce and Ju-Chan Fulton (University of Hawaii Press, 2006).

Hwang, Sok-yong, . Familiar Things, translated by Sora Kim-Russell (Scribe UK, 2017).

Jungeun, Hwang. One Hundred Shadows, translated by Jung Yewon (Tilted Axis Press, 2016).

Kim, Man-jung. The Nine Cloud Dream, translated by Heinz Insu Fenkl (Penguin Classics, 2019).

Kim, Un-su. The Plotters, translated by Sora Kim-Russell (Text Publishing, 2018).

Pyun, Hye-young. The Hole, translated by Sora Kim-Russell (Arcade Publishing, 2017).



The Best Asian Speculative Fiction, ed. Rajat Chaudhuri (Kitaab, 2018).

Readymade Bodhisattva: The Kaya Anthology of South Korean Science Fiction, eds. Sunyoung Park and Sang Joon Park (Kaya Press, 2018).