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ENG 102 Spring 2021
cross-classroom blog project

Dr. McCoy’s two sections of ENG 102 engage in discussion of the book Without You, There is No Us by Suki Kim.

Dr. McCoy’s blog projects have been in service since 2007; they’re a great way to connect with others outside your immediate classroom.

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Provinces in North Korea (DPRK)


Population of North Korea

120,540 km2

Geographic Area of DPRK

Want to know more about the DPRK?

Great follow-up books to Without You There is No Us are: Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea (non fiction), The Girl with Seven Names (non fiction), Impossible State (non fiction), and The Orphan Master’s Son (fiction).

Interested in Suki Kim?

Her debut novel, The Interpreter, is a thriller involving the aimless/lost daughter of a Korean family, searching for her lost sister as well as her family’s true identity. Check it out!

“The basis of the Juche Idea is that man is the master of all things and the decisive factor in everything.”

Kim Il-sung