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Publisher Comments:

The five stories explore the self-destructive streaks of her subjects: a young married couple, sinking into boredom; a young girl in a Russian immigrant family suffers from her step-father's hostility; a Tel Aviv journalist infects his lover with AIDS; an intelligent young woman tells her life story as an inmate in a psychiatric hospital; a successful fashion photographer, working between bouts of bulimia and self-mortification.

Kimchi's characters talk about themselves in an idiomatic, uninhibited language, sometimes coarse, sometimes violent. The rough force of these stories and their protagonists assign the author to a very distinctive place in Israeli literature today.

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Kimchi's characters talk about themselves in an idiomatic, uninhibited language, sometimes coarse, sometimes violent. The rough force of these stories and their protagonists assign the author a very distinctive place in Israeli literature today.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781902881294
Translator:
Lotan, Yael
Author:
Lotan, Yael
Author:
Kimchi, Alona
Publisher:
Toby Press
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Short stories
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Publication Date:
20010331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
9.12x6.60x.85 in. 1.23 lbs.

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z
Fiction and Poetry » Literature » Asia

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"Synopsis" by , Kimchi's characters talk about themselves in an idiomatic, uninhibited language, sometimes coarse, sometimes violent. The rough force of these stories and their protagonists assign the author a very distinctive place in Israeli literature today.
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