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Pyongyang What's Up With the Epigraph?

By Guy Delisle

What's Up With the Epigraph?

While it’s not quite an epigraph, there’s a nice map of the world included at the beginning of Pyongyang to show us exactly where the city is. The lands of North and South Korea are enlarged, and Pyongyang is marked with a little square. Who could have guessed that little square holds so much manipulative insanity?