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Strategie Adam Thirlwell

Strategie

Adam Thirlwell

Published
ISBN : 9783100800480
Hardcover
318 pages
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Moshe -- young, half-Jewish, hyper -- loves Nana. But love can be difficult. It is especially difficult if you both want to be kind to someone else. And Moshe and Nana want to be kind to Anjali -- a second-generation Indian actress with an ambiguousMoreMoshe -- young, half-Jewish, hyper -- loves Nana. But love can be difficult. It is especially difficult if you both want to be kind to someone else. And Moshe and Nana want to be kind to Anjali -- a second-generation Indian actress with an ambiguous sex life.Politics explores crucial domestic problems of sexual etiquette. What should the sleeping arrangements be in a ménage à trois? Is it polite to read while two people have sex beside you? Is it permissible to be jealous?Politics is a comedy about kindness. It is also a love story. It is a love story with digressions.It considers Milan Kundera, blow jobs, Chairman Maos personal hygiene, Bollywood, Václav Havel, shopping, Hitlers sexual fetishes, selfishness, Osip Mandelstam, premature ejaculation, the late Queen Mother, thrush, Stalin on the phone, politeness, pink fluffy handcuffs, and Antonio Gramscis theory of hegemony.Politics is not about politics.Tender, shocking, and playful, Politics is the most original fiction debut this year.