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The Topeka School

£9.99

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'To the extent that we can speak of a future at present, I think the future of the novel is here' Sally Rooney

Adam Gordon is a senior at Topeka High School, class of '97. His parents are psychologists, his mom a famous author in the field. A renowned debater and orator, an aspiring poet, and - although it requires a lot of posturing and weight lifting - one of the cool kids, he's also one of the seniors who brings the loner Darren Eberheart into the social scene, with disastrous effects.Deftly shifting perspectives and time periods, The Topeka School is a riveting story about the challenges of raising a good son in a culture of toxic masculinity. It is also a startling prehistory of the present: the collapse of public speech, the tyranny of trolls and the new right, and the ongoing crisis of identity among white men.

Fine condition.

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Author(s):
Lerner, Ben
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
217x138x25
EAN-13:
9781783785360
Edition:
Hardback original
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781783785360
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
282
Publisher:
Granta

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'To the extent that we can speak of a future at present, I think the future of the novel is here' Sally Rooney

Adam Gordon is a senior at Topeka High School, class of '97. His parents are psychologists, his mom a famous author in the field. A renowned debater and orator, an aspiring poet, and - although it requires a lot of posturing and weight lifting - one of the cool kids, he's also one of the seniors who brings the loner Darren Eberheart into the social scene, with disastrous effects.Deftly shifting perspectives and time periods, The Topeka School is a riveting story about the challenges of raising a good son in a culture of toxic masculinity. It is also a startling prehistory of the present: the collapse of public speech, the tyranny of trolls and the new right, and the ongoing crisis of identity among white men.

Fine condition.

Author(s):
Lerner, Ben
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
217x138x25
EAN-13:
9781783785360
Edition:
Hardback original
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9781783785360
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
282
Publisher:
Granta

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