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Hate by Tristan Garcia
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Mar 11, 2012

it was ok
bookshelves: france, translation, c21st, gaylit-lgbtiq
Read from March 20 to 23, 2012

Hate, a Romance has been longlisted for the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize, which is probably no surprise to the French because it won the 2008 Prix de Flore. It’s the debut novel of a young philosopher called Tristan Garcia and it explores the decline of the idealism that for my generation defined the 1970s. But it is not for the faint-hearted: there is a great deal of very bad language, and there’s possibly more about gay sex than many people want to know…

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