In December 2011, when the announcement that Kim Jung-il had died was made, Suki Kim was packing her bags outside of Pyongyang. After six months teaching English at North Korea’s only privately-funded university, she was heading back into the free world. The Diplomat’s Catherine Putz recently had a chance to talk with Suki Kim, author of Without You, There Is No Us; My Time with the Sons of North Korea’s Elites, about the memoir she went to North Korea to write.
Read the interview in Issue 2 of The Diplomat Magazine.
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