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By Jan Clausen

ISBN-10: 1609807499

ISBN-13: 9781609807498

Sexuality and identification are the dual goddesses that lend Jan Clausen’s Apples & Oranges its grace and urgency. within the past due Eighties, after greater than a decade residing inside of a robust Brooklyn lesbian neighborhood together with her girl lover and their daughter, Clausen travels to a warfare area in Nicaragua, the place she falls in love with a West Indian male attorney. Her memoir is brimming with intimate actual and emotional info of her own trip, yet probably what units it aside are the deeply knowledgeable historic and philosophical lenses in which she examines her personal event.

Deeply felt, intensely considerate, gorgeously written, Apples & Oranges is a testomony to the ability 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 directly? What does it suggest to be queer? Jan Clausen offers us no longer one yet many solutions to those questions.

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