Le Chant de Mon Père

Keum Suk Gendry-Kim was born in South Korea, but has lived and worked in Paris for many years. She had already published some smaller works in 2010 before making her graphic novel debut at Éditions Sarbacane in 2012. In the autobiographical graphic novel 'Le chant de mon père', she tells the story of a Korean girl in Paris, who is visited by her mother for the first time. She based her next book on Korean history, dealing with the Jeju Massacre of 1948. 'Jiseul' was also published by Sarbacane, in 2015. Gendry-Kim has furthermore translated Korean comics to French for publishers like Vertige Graphic, Cornélius, Atrabile, Sai Comics, Casterman and Kana.

Jiseul by Keum Suk Gendry-Kim


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