Marie Myung-Ok Lee On Exploring a Meaningful Life in Her Novel “The Evening Hero”

Watch acclaimed Korean-American writer Marie Myung-Ok Lee on writing the ‘immigrant success story' and the legacy of the Korean War in her novel The Evening Hero. A gorgeous and sweeping story of a Korean-American family during the “Forgotten War” and their immigration to the United States, The Evening Hero is a stunning exploration of family, identity and the American Dream.

"The Evening Hero is an incredible achievement, a finely observed portrait of a man and the constant accrual of the past, the weight of family, of identity, of money, of home."
—Kevin Wilson, bestselling author of The Family Fang and Nothing to See Here.

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