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By Jan Clausen

ISBN-10: 1609807499

ISBN-13: 9781609807498

Sexuality and id are the dual goddesses that lend Jan Clausen’s Apples & Oranges its grace and urgency. within the overdue Nineteen Eighties, after greater than a decade residing inside of a robust Brooklyn lesbian group together with her lady lover and their daughter, Clausen travels to a warfare sector in Nicaragua, the place she falls in love with a West Indian male legal professional. Her memoir is brimming with intimate actual and emotional info of her own trip, yet possibly what units it aside are the deeply educated ancient and philosophical lenses in which she examines her personal event.

Deeply felt, intensely considerate, gorgeously written, Apples & Oranges is a testomony to the facility and peril of wish. it's also a blinding exam of the ways that our look for love and happiness intersect. What does it suggest to be immediately? What does it suggest to be queer? Jan Clausen offers us no longer one yet many solutions to those questions.

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