Dark Star

Dark Star This novel is based on the author s childhood in a small town in Scotland and explores the codes and conventions created by a closed community patterns of surveillance strictures of public morality

  • Title: Dark Star
  • Author: Lorna Moon
  • ISBN: 9780907301028
  • Page: 281
  • Format: Hardcover
  • This novel is based on the author s childhood in a small town in Scotland and explores the codes and conventions created by a closed community, patterns of surveillance, strictures of public morality, evidence of private despair They engage with the margins of this world, presenting itinerants, outcasts, and misfits with a distinct lack of sentimentality Moon s work is aThis novel is based on the author s childhood in a small town in Scotland and explores the codes and conventions created by a closed community, patterns of surveillance, strictures of public morality, evidence of private despair They engage with the margins of this world, presenting itinerants, outcasts, and misfits with a distinct lack of sentimentality Moon s work is also striking in its awareness of the position of women in the community her stories deal with minutiae, with networks of power which operate in apparently insignificant areas.

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      Published :2018-09-05T18:14:03+00:00

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    1. Lyrical and acerbic, full of small town characters incredibly specific to their time and place -- and therefore, as universal as can be. How can you beat a character's whose greatest prowess is mourning at a funeral? Moon's eye for telling details rates amongst the greats. Dedicated to her great friend, screenwriter Frances Marion, who funded the secretaries that took the entire book by dictation, as Moon was bedridden with tuberculosis for the entire writing process. The stories around this nov [...]

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