Minsoo Kang is a 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 novel 'The Melancholy of Untold History' which is forthcoming in the summer of 2024. Read More From Minsoo Kang