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A Visit from the Goon Squad by Jennifer Egan
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Jun 14, 2015

it was amazing
bookshelves: 2011, comedy, fiction, pulitzer, experimental
Read from August 11 to 28, 2011


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Hilary You and your postmodernism!

Sean You know me: I'm a sucker for aesthetics, and this book was the Holy Grail of contemporary—yet uncontrived—experimentation.

Hilary A few of the stories just fell flat for me. I do have to agree it didn't come off as contrived, save for the Jules interview in my opinion. I adored the way Egan described music in it... THAT moved me thoroughly.

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