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Karaoke Culture by Dubravka Ugrešić
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Dec 26, 2012

it was amazing
Read from January 18 to February 14, 2012

I loved this book of essays. The title essay is a fantastic discussion of the cult of amateurism and the plethora of amateur performances available for public consumption. Ugresic has a catching, intelligent, and humorous voice. I look forward to reading much more of her work.

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01/18/2012 page 28
9.0% "So far, the first essay, "Karaoke Culture," is fantastic. Ugresic goes into a wonderful bit about the many gifts that Yugoslavs used to send to Tito."
01/22/2012 page 120
37.0% "The title essay is fucking awesome. Ugresic is now one of my top cultural commentators. I am devouring this collection." 11 comments
02/02/2012 page 260
80.0% "So happy that Ugresic's writing is now in my life."
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Anthony Chavez I've been wanting to give this a read, I'm interested in what you think of it.

Daniel Anthony wrote: "I've been wanting to give this a read, I'm interested in what you think of it."

It kicked my brain countless times. My pending review will be full of nothing but praise.

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