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  • Paperback: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic USA (20 Sept. 2018)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1628922656
  • ISBN-13: 978-1628922653
  • Product Dimensions: 12.5 x 1.4 x 18.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.5 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,594,719 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Liquid brilliance blankets this book, making its forays endlessly moving-and often surprising. Simply exquisite in all its folds. - --Kathryn Bond Stockton, Distinguished Professor of English, University of Utah, USA, and author of The Queer Child, or Growing Sideways in the Twentieth Century (2009)

About the Author

Kara Thompson is Assistant Professor of English and American Studies at the College of William and Mary, USA. Her writing has appeared in the Los Angeles Review of Books, Avidly, and The Atlantic.

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5.0 out of 5 starsA moving and powerful study
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5.0 out of 5 starsA provocative, intelligent exploration of the blanket as object and metaphor
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