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First published in French in 1982, this novel of lesbian love among four women takes place between Curaçao and Montreal; New York and Paris. The title, taken from Wittgenstein, is a reference to the hologram as a new pictorial model for woman. Like the hologram which is intended to be read from an infinite number of changing conditions, Brossard's work abstracts the image of the feminine so that it can be read from all angles.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9781550712186
Author:
Brossard, Nicole
Publisher:
Guernica Editions
Translator:
Godard, Barbara
Author:
Godard, Barbara
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Lesbians
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Picas Series
Series Volume:
52
Publication Date:
20060731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
186
Dimensions:
7 x 4.5 in 0.5 lb

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Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z

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