Han – Die Müdigkeitsgesellschaft [The Burnout Society]

Han Byung-Chul, Die Müdigkeitsgesellschaft, 2010.  The book was recently translated into English as The Burnout Society; my notes are based on the Korean translation, as the former was not yet available. There are not many false friends in Han’s lexicon here, save the keyword Müdigkeit. Where the English translation has opted for ‘burnout’ – a relatively specific…