Another Governess / The Least Blacksmith: A Diptych

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Description

Stark and vibrant, the two halves of this sutured book expose the Frankenstein-like scars of the assemblage we call 'human.' In 'Another Governess' a woman in a decaying manor tries to piece together her own story. In 'The Least Blacksmith' a man cannot help but fail his older brother as they struggle to run their father's forge. Each of the stories stands alone, sharing neither characters nor settings. But together, they ask the same question: What are the wages of being? The relentless darkness of these tales is punctured by hope - the violent hope of the speaking subject.

Product Details

Price
£12.95
Publisher
The University of Alabama Press
Publish Date
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781573661652

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