‘Brexit’ was a conspiracy of cockroaches?!


Cockroach Written by Ian McEwan, Translated by Seungnam Min l Munhak Dongnae l 12,500 won “When Jim Sams, a clever but not profoundly shrewd dream, woke up that morning, he was transformed into a giant creature.” This first sentence of British author Ian McEwan’s novel is, of course, a homage to Kafka’s short story ‘The Metamorphosis’. However, in Kafka’s short story, Gregor Zamza is a human.


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