Yoojin Grace Wuertz was born in Seoul, South Korea, and immigrated to the United States at age six. She holds a BA in English from Yale University and an MFA in fiction from New York University.** EVERYTHING BELONGS TO US** is her debut novel, which was selected as a New York Times Editors’ Choice. She lives in northern New Jersey with her husband and son.
April 20th, 2017 | 43 mins 44 secs
Today's guest is Yoojin Grace Wuertz. In her debut novel, "Everything Belongs To Us", two young women of vastly different means each struggle to find her own way during the darkest hours of South Korea’s “economic miracle” in a striking debut novel for readers of Anthony Marra and Chimamanda Ngozie Adichie.