Anna Moschovakis - ELEANOR, OR THE REJECTION OF THE PROGRESS OF LOVE

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Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 7:00pm
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2421 Bissonnet St
Houston, TX 77005

A missing laptop, a petulant critic, a sojourn in communal living--Eleanor, or, The Rejection of the Progress of Love is a bracingly intelligent examination of grief, autonomy, aging, desire, information overload, and the condition of being a thinking and feeling inhabitant of an often unthinkable, numbing world. Anna Moschovakis's debut novel bristles with honesty, humor, and the hungers that propel us to revise and again revise our lives.


Anna Moschovakis's books include They and We Will Get into Trouble for This, You and Three Others Are Approaching a Lake (winner of the James Laughlin Award), and English translations of Albert Cossery's The Jokers, Annie Ernaux's The Possession, and Bresson on Bresson. She is a longtime member of the Brooklyn-based publishing collective Ugly Duckling Presse and cofounder of Bushel, a collectively run art and community space in the Catskills. This is her first novel.

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$16.95
ISBN: 9781566895088
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Coffee House Press - August 14th, 2018