Bestselling Korean novel about a young gay man’s search for love has a soap-operatic tone

//Bestselling Korean novel about a young gay man’s search for love has a soap-operatic tone

Bestselling Korean novel about a young gay man’s search for love has a soap-operatic tone

Love in the Big City by Sang Young Park, pub. Grove PressIn almost every novel or film about queer lives in the past 50 years, we are confronted with an exploration of loneliness – in particular, the loneliness felt by queer people who have never been accepted enough that the act of self-acceptance occurs without thought. Without this, the queer person’s road to romantic love is fraught at best.Affairs, often in excess, account for a never-ending search for substance, a search dotted with…

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