Han Kang, winner of the 2016 Man Booker International Prize, came in to the Granta and Portobello offices to help design the paperback cover for Human Acts. While she was here she spoke with her editor Max Porter about how book covers reflect cultures, and why she decided to write about the massacre of Gwangju. ‘It’s because of my unending question about being human.’


Blue Hills and Chalk Bones
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