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Issue - Happiness, iciness 2005: 189 pgs
The aftermath of Bush’s moment election. thought after the autumn. Literary readings: cancel them. “Is J. M. Coetzee scared of life?” Elif Batuman brings Isaac Babel‘s final dwelling kin to California. George Scialabba massacres Christopher Hitchens.
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Listening to her, I grew convinced that she was really on to something about drowning flies. Babel, too, has a passage about “flies dying in a jar filled with milky liquid” in a Tiflis hotel (“Each fly was dying in its own way”). ” I felt so betrayed when he said this, because I had really liked his talk. He had sounded so smart and reasonable—and now he was siding with this vague argument about aesthetics and the banal and the “rapture of perception”? When there was Monika, who had at her fingertips every fly that had ever drowned in all of Russian literature?
Lots of Chinese,” I overheard someone say in Russian. “True. ” “They want to prove that they have been to California. Ha! Ha! ” Feeling an urge to make a friendly gesture, I walked up to Wang and introduced myself and told him how excited we all were by their movie. “Thank you,” said Wang, shaking my hand. I asked whether there would be Cossacks and Jews in his version of the Red Cavalry. He replied that the Cossacks would be represented by Northern Chinese, “barbarians from the north”; the Jewish narrator would be represented by a Chinese intellectual.
THE CAR RIDE was somehow not cheerful. Lidiya, who did indeed look exactly like her father’s photographs, sat next to me in the front, reading aloud from every billboard that we passed. “Nokia Wireless,” she said. ” The thing on my mirror was a Happy Meal toy, a tiny stuffed Eeyore wearing a tiger suit. “It’s a toy,” I said. “A toy,” Lidiya said loudly, half-turning to the back seat. “Yes, but what toy? ” “A donkey,” I said. ” said Lidiya loudly. ” “I don’t understand. ” As it happened, there was a story behind it: Tigger had developed an anxiety about not having any heritage, so Eeyore put on a tiger suit and pretended to be a relative.