Follow the Leader

The underground movement trying to topple the North Korean regime.

Author: Suki Kim
Source: The New Yorker
Published: Nov 16, 2020
Length: 33 minutes (8,481 words)

The Reluctant Memoirist

Kim spent more than a decade researching and visiting North Korea before writing a book about teaching English to the sons of North Korea’s ruling class. Despite the amount of reporting she had done, her publisher decided to market the book as a “memoir,” making it difficult for Kim to find recognition as a investigative journalist.

Author: Suki Kim
Published: Jun 27, 2016
Length: 11 minutes (2,777 words)

Mr. Rubio’s Neighborhood

Is Florida still Marco Rubio country? As a native son prepares for his last stand, Kim searches for meaning among the people who know him best.

Author: Suki Kim
Published: Mar 6, 2016
Length: 23 minutes (5,871 words)