The Breast

The Breast

Book - 1994
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Like a latter-day Gregor Samsa, Professor David Kepesh wakes up one morning to find that he has been transformed. But where Kafka's protagonist turned into a giant beetle, the narrator of Philip Roth's richly conceived fantasy has become a 155-pound female breast. What follows is a deliriously funny yet touching exploration of the full implications of Kepesh's metamorphosis--a daring, heretical book that brings us face to face with the intrinsic strangeness of sex and subjectivity.
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 1994.
Edition: 1st Vintage International ed.
ISBN: 9780679749011
0679749012
Branch Call Number: FICTION Roth Philip
Characteristics: 89 p. ;,21 cm.

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