Cho Nam-joo(1978-) is a South Korean novelist. She is famous for her witty prose and writing realistic episodes whose form is similar to a reportage. She received the Hwangsanbeol Literature Award for For Gomanechi(2016). In 2017, her next big hit Kim Jiyoung, Born 1982 received the Today’s Writer Award.
Cho Nam-joo's new novel. It tells a story of a community that gathers the courage to break away from their "failure" of a life.
Kim Ji-young, Born 1982
This novel closely follows the various difficulties and frustrations women face in today's society. Through the protagonist "Kim Ji-young," the novel questions the discrimination women face in society.