Anton Hur was born in Stockholm, Sweden. He is the winner of a PEN Translates award, a Daesan Foundation grant, and multiple LTI Korea and Publication Promotion Agency of Korea grants. His translations include Kyung-Sook Shin’s The Court Dancer (Pegasus Books) and Kang Kyeong-ae’s The Underground Village (Honford Star), as well as stories in Words Without Borders, Asymptote Journal, Slice Magazine, Anomaly and others. He teaches at Ewha University’s Graduate School of Translation and Interpretation. He tweets at @AntonHur. For more info, go to http://antonhur.com.