A Dream of Good Fortune

"A Dream of Good Fortune" was written by Korean author Hwang Sok-yong (황석영) and originally published in Sedae magazine in 1973. The story is set in the outskirts of Seoul, South Korea, during a period of rapid industrialization and urbanization, and explores a day in the lives of the poor, working-class people that live as urban squatters outside nearby factories.
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