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  • 2 of 6 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Terrace Public Library.

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Terrace Public Library LAI (Text) 35151001073287 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393652727
  • Physical Description: 141 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2018.

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"Kathy is a writer. Kathy is getting married. It’s the summer of 2017 and the whole world is falling apart. Fast-paced and frantic, Crudo unfolds in real time from the full-throttle perspective of a commitment-phobic artist who may or may not be Kathy Acker. From a Tuscan hotel for the superrich to a Brexit-paralyzed United Kingdom, Kathy spends the first summer of her forties adjusting to the idea of a lifelong commitment. But it’s not only Kathy who’s changing. Fascism is on the rise, truth is dead, the planet is heating up, and Trump is tweeting the world ever-closer to nuclear war. How do you make art, let alone a life, when one rogue tweet could end it all? In Crudo, her first work of fiction, Olivia Laing radically rewires the novel with a fierce, compassionate account of learning to love when the end of the world seems near.”-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Women authors > Fiction.
Marriage > Fiction.
End of the world > Fiction.
Cynicism > Fiction.
Genre: Love stories.
Humorous fiction.

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