|Born||September 15, 1984|
|Alma mater||Korea University|
|Genre||science fiction, fantasy|
|Notable works||Fifty People|
|Notable awards||Changbi Novel Award, Hankook Ilbo Literary Award|
|Revised Romanization||Jeong Serang|
Chung Serang(정세랑) is a South Korean science fiction and fantasy writer. She won the 7th Changbi Novel Award in 2013, and Hankook Ilbo Literary Award in 2017. Before her debut, she worked as an editor in Minumsa and Munkandongne. At the age of 26, She was the youngest Korean writer to have her books translated into Japanese. Her novel, School Nurse An Eunyoung(보건교사 안은영) is announced to be made into Netflix original series.
Works in Korean (partial)
- 덧니가 보고 싶어 (I want to see your Snaggletooth; dutniga bogo sippeo) (2011)
- 지구에서 한아뿐 (Only Han-ah on Earth; jigueseo hanabbun) (2012)
- 이만큼 가까이 (This Closer; imankeum gagai) (2014)
- 재인, 재욱, 재훈 (Jaein, Jawook, Jaehoon) (2014)
- 보건교사 안은영 (Schoolnurse An Eunyoung; boguenkyosa aneunyoung) (2015)
- 피프티 피플 (Fifty People) (2016)
Short story collections
- 옥상에서 만나요 (Meet at the balcony; Oksangeseo mannayo) (2017)
- 2013 Changbi Novel Award
- 2017 Hankook Ilbo Literary Award
- "제7회 창비장편소설상 발표 | 창비 – Changbi Publishers" (in Korean). Retrieved 2019-03-31.
- "한국문학상 정세랑 "혐오 마주봐야 하는 게 작가의 책무"". 한국일보 (in Korean). 2017-11-14. Retrieved 2019-03-31.
- 김은경 (2018-11-28). "정세랑 작가 "즐거우면서도 고민하게 하는 작품 쓰고 싶어요"". 연합뉴스 (in Korean). Retrieved 2019-03-31.
- Al-Jamie, Anthony. "Author Chung Serang". seouljournal.com. Retrieved 2019-03-31.
- "Together with the Readers Regardless of the Era Ryo Asai's First Visit to Korea". www.wochikochi.jp. Retrieved 2019-03-31.
- "정세랑 장편소설 '보건교사 안은영' 넷플릭스 오리지널 드라마로 제작". www.msn.com. Retrieved 2019-03-31.