The Disappearing Act is an original short story by Minsoo Kang, professor of history at the University of Missouri – St. Louis. He is the translator of the Penguin Classics edition of The Story of Hong Gildong and the author of the book Invincible and Righteous Outlaw: The Korean Hero Hong Gildong in Literature, History, and Culture. He is also the author of the short story collection Of Tales and Enigmas. Read More From Minsoo Kang