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  • Paperback
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  • Torpor author Chris Kraus
  • Chris Kraus
  • English
  • 01 March 2018
  • 9781584350279

Chris Kraus ´ 3 characters

Chris Kraus ´ 3 characters review Torpor author Chris Kraus 103 Vie Green two former New Yorkers who can no longer afford an East Village apartment set off on a journey across the entire former Soviet Bloc with the specious aim of adopting a Romanian orphan Nirvana's on the radio everywhere and wars are erupting across YugoslaviaUnhappily married to Jerome a 53 year old Columbia University professor who loathes academe Sylvie thinks only of happiness At 35 she dreams of stuffed bears and wonders why their lives lack the tremulous sincerity that pervades thirtysomething that season's hot new TV show There are only two things. devastating beautiful romania orphans the end of history what else do you want Burning Attraction radio everywhere and wars are erupting across YugoslaviaUnhappily married to Jerome a 53 year old Columbia University professor who loathes academe Sylvie thinks only of happiness At 35 she dreams of stuffed bears and wonders why their lives lack the tremulous sincerity that pervades thirtysomething that season's hot new TV show There are only two things. devastating beautiful The Numbers Game Baseball's Lifelong Fascination with Statistics romania orphans the end of history what else do you want

characters Torpor author Chris Kraus

Torpor author Chris Kraus

Chris Kraus ´ 3 characters review Torpor author Chris Kraus 103 Sylvie thinks that will save them a child of their own and the success of The Anthropology of Unhappiness her husband's long postponed book on the Holocaust But as they move forward toward impoverished Romania Jerome's memories of his father's extermination at Auschwitz and his own childhood survival impede themSavagely ironic and deeply lyrical Torpor explores the swirling mix of nationalisms capital flows and negative entropy that define the present haunted by the persistence of historical memory Written in the third person it is her most personal novel to dat. A wonderful portrait of the preInternet European intellectual circuit just as the last dictatorships are falling In retrospect I m reminded of an episode of AbFab in which Eddy threatens to adopt a Romanian baby In this case KrausSylvie s motives are similarly geared towards keeping her sinking marriage afloat Unlike Eddy she doesn t need to ask but is it art because she s armed with a than adeuate set of meta cuspids to settle the uestion

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Chris Kraus ´ 3 characters review Torpor author Chris Kraus 103 Sylvie wanted to believe that misery could simply be replaced with happiness Time was a straight line stretching out before you If you could create a golden kind of time and lay it right beside the other time the time of horror Bad History could just recede into the distance without ever having to be resolved from TorporSet at the dawn of the New World Order Chris Kraus's third novel Torpor loops back to the beginning of the decade that was the basis of I Love Dick her pseudo confessional cult classic debut It's summer 1991 post MTV pre AOL Jerome Shafir and Syl. fuuuuck