Anton Hur was born in Stockholm, Sweden. He is the translator of Kyung-Sook Shin’s The Court Dancer (Pegasus Books, 2018) and Kang Kyeong-ae’s The Underground Village (Honford Star, 2018). His writing and translations have appeared in Words without Borders, Asymptote, and Korean Literature Now. He is a Korean literature critic on TBS eFM’s The Bookend. He resides in Seoul.