Second Person Singular

Second Person Singular

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"Part comedy of manners, part psychological mystery . . . Issues of nationalism, religion, and passing collide with quickly changing social and sexual mores." —Boston Globe

From one of the most important contemporary voices to emerge from the Middle East comes a gripping tale of love and betrayal, honesty and artifice, which asks whether it is possible to truly reinvent ourselves, to shed our old skin and start anew.

Second Person Singular follows two men, a successful… (more)

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In fact, Kashua's story could easily be moved to the U.S., with the Arab protagonists replaced by black men seeking to "pass" in a white culture. The themes are universal in a world in which every culture, it seems, has an "other" against which to play out prejudice, and feelings of supremacy.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Grove Press (April 03, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 2.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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