— by Jo Eom: “How did mom cook up all those dishes from her tiny kitchen? For so many years? Umma’s table was bigger than the kitchen itself.” 

Come, let us gather around Umma’s table in this graphic novel. Let your eyes feast on the assortment of homemade side dishes as you smell the aroma of the hot, steaming soybean paste stew fill the house. Taste the delicious mix of flavors of the freshly made kimchi, sliced just moments before being served. Filled with images of delicious traditional Korean meals, Umma’s Table tells a heartfelt story of a family man who juggles the dual role of being both a father and an adult son…

Image courtesy of Drawn and Quarterly