Krys Lee reads from ‘Drifting House’


Samcheok, South Korea. Photograph by Sheila Bocchine

Krys Lee reads a passage from her new novel, Drifting House, about a South Korean woman who travels to America to search for her daughter whom she believes has been kidnapped.

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About the Author:

Krys Lee was born in Seoul, South Korea, raised in California and Washington, and studied in the United States and England. She was a finalist for Best New American Voices, received a special mention in the 2012 Pushcart Prize XXXVI, and her work has appeared in the Kenyon Review, Narrative magazine, Granta (New Voices), California Quarterly, Asia Weekly, the Guardian, The New Statesman, and Conde Nast Traveller, UK (forthcoming). She lives in Seoul with intervals in San Francisco.