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When I Hit You

Or, A Portrait of the Writer as a Young Wife

"From one of India's boldest and most badass young voices, When I Hit You is a dazzling and provocative novel of an abusive marriage.
Seduced by politics, poetry and an enduring dream of building a better world together, a young woman falls in love with a university professor. Moving with him to a rain-washed coastal town, she swiftly learns that what for her is a bond of love is for him a contract of ownership. As he sets about reducing her to his idealised version of an obedient wife, bullying her and devouring her ambition of being a writer in the process, she attempts to push back - a resistance he resolves to break with violence and rape."
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Meena Kandasamy (born 1984) is a poet, fiction writer, translator and activist who is based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. She has published two collections of poetry, Touch (2006) and Ms. Militancy (2010), and the critically acclaimed novel, Gypsy Goddess.
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Einband Taschenbuch
Seitenzahl 249
Erscheinungsdatum 08.12.2017
Sprache Englisch
ISBN 978-1-78649-128-2
Verlag Atlantic Books
Maße (L/B/H) 19,7/12,8/2,5 cm
Gewicht 252 g
Buch (Taschenbuch, Englisch)
8,19
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