Posts Slider

October 22, 2021

U.S. Voters

Voters News, tools and information

Deborah Levy — Real Estate

2 min read

Virginia Woolf wrote that in order to be a writer, a woman needs a room of one’s own. Now, in Real Estate, acclaimed author Deborah Levy concludes her ground-breaking trilogy of living autobiographies with an exhilarating, boldly intimate meditation on home and the specters that haunt it.

In Real Estate, Levy employs her characteristic indelible writing, sharp wit, and acute insights to craft a searing examination of womanhood and ownership. Her inventory of possessions, real and imagined, pushes readers to question our cultural understanding of belonging and belongings and to consider the value of a woman’s intellectual and personal life.

Blending personal history, gender politics, philosophy, and literary theory, Real Estate is a brilliant, compulsively readable narrative.

Purchase Book Here: https://www.politics-prose.com/book/9781635572216

Deborah Levy writes fiction, plays, and poetry. Her work has been staged by the Royal Shakespeare Company, broadcast on the BBC, and widely translated. The author of highly praised novels, including The Man Who Saw Everything (longlisted for the Booker Prize), Hot Milk and Swimming Home (both Man Booker Prize finalists), The Unloved, and Billy and Girl, the acclaimed story collection Black Vodka, and two parts of her working autobiography, Things I Don’t Want to Know and The Cost of Living, she lives in London. Levy is a Fellow of The Royal Society of Literature.

Levy is in conversation with Andrew Durbin, the author of MacArthur Park (2017) and Skyland (2020), both from Nightboat Books. His fiction, criticism, and poetry have appeared in The Believer, BOMB, Boston Review, The New York Review of Books, The Paris Review, Triple Canopy, and elsewhere. He lives in London and is the editor-in-chief of frieze magazine.

—————————————————–Be Sure To Click SUBSCRIBE—————————————————————

Visit us online at: http://www.politics-prose.com/
Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PoliticsProse
Follow us on instagram: https://www.instagram.com/politicsprose
Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/politicsandprose/
Subscribe to our e-mail newsletter:
https://politics-prose.us9.list-manage.com/subscribe/post?u=804c700632a508a8e792e69cf&id=6a0dbf1855&SIGNUP=HomepageFooter

Founded by Carla Cohen and Barbara Meade in 1984, Politics and Prose Bookstore is Washington, D.C.’s premier independent bookstore and cultural hub, a gathering place for people interested in reading and discussing books. Politics and Prose offers superior service, unusual book choices, and a haven for book lovers in the store and online.

News Source: Politics and Prose

Posts Grid

1 min read

Truckers could be the key to solving the supply-chain crisis. Caroline Hyde and Josh Wingrove report. (Source: Bloomberg) More from: Bloomberg Politics

2 min read

Five members of a veterans’ advisory council to Kyrsten Sinema resigned in protest after she continues to obstruct the Build Back Better bill. John Iadarola...

2 min read

Meghan McCain has spent her book tour mostly complaining. John Iadarola and Gary Chambers break it down on The Damage Report. Become a TDR YouTube...

2 min read

A New York City subway rider asked NYPD officers to wear masks and they responded by kicking him out of the station. John Iadarola and...

1 min read

The Damage Report host John Iadarola is joined by activist Gary Chambers to go through today’s top stories. Senate Republicans block the Freedom To Vote...

2 min read

Trump has unveiled his new social media platform and it’s already a disaster. John Iadarola and Gary Chambers break it down on The Damage Report....