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Author Wiener, Gabriela, 1975- author.

Title Sexographies / Gabriela Wiener ; translated from the Spanish by Jennifer Adcock and Lucy Greaves.

Publication Info. Brooklyn, NY : Restless Books, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction    306.7082 WIE    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    306.7082 WIE    Available
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1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Edition First Restless Books paperback edition.
Description 226 pages ; 21 cm
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Note "Essays from this book were selected from Sexograph©Øias, first published by Editorial Melusina S. L., Santa Cruz de Tenerife, 2008; from Llamada perdida, first published by Malpaso Ediciones, Barcelona, 2015; and from Dicen de m©Øi, first published by Editorial Estruendomundo, Lima, 2017"--Title page verso.
Summary "In fierce and sumptuous first-person accounts, renowned Peruvian journalist Gabriela Wiener records infiltrating the most dangerous Peruvian prison, participating in sexual exchanges in swingers clubs, traveling the dark paths of the Bois de Boulogne in Paris in the company of transvestites and prostitutes, undergoing a complicated process of egg donation, and participating in a ritual of ayahuasca ingestion in the Amazon jungle--all while taking us on inward journeys that explore immigration, maternity, fear of death, ugliness, and threesomes. Fortunately, our eagle-eyed voyeur emerges from her narrative forays unscathed and ready to take on the kinks, obsessions, and messiness of our lives. Sexographies is an eye-opening, kamikaze journey across the contours of the human body and mind"--Back cover.
Language Translated from the Spanish.
Subject Wiener, Gabriela, 1975- -- Sexual behavior.
Women authors, Peruvian -- Sexual behavior.
Genre/Form Essays.
Added Author Adcock, Jennifer, translator.
Greaves, Lucy, translator.
Added Title Essays. Selections. English
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