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A cup of rage

Author: Raduan Nassar; Stefan Tobler
Publisher: New York : New Directions Books, 2017. ©1978
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A pair of lovers--a young female journalist and an older man who owns an isolated farm in Brazil--spend the night together. The next day they proceed to destroy each other. Amid vitriolic insults and scorching cruelty, their sexual adventure turns into a savage power game between two warring egos. This intense, erotic masterpiece--written by one of Brazil's most highly regarded modernists--explores alienation,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Raduan Nassar; Stefan Tobler
ISBN: 9780811226585 0811226581
OCLC Number: 951925216
Notes: "A New Directions Paperbook original."
"First published as Um Copo de Cólera in 1978."
Description: 68 pages ; 18 cm
Other Titles: Copo de cólera.
Responsibility: Raduan Nassar ; translated from the Portuguese by Stefan Tobler.

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A pair of lovers--a young female journalist and an older man who owns an isolated farm in Brazil--spend the night together. The next day they proceed to destroy each other. Amid vitriolic insults and scorching cruelty, their sexual adventure turns into a savage power game between two warring egos. This intense, erotic masterpiece--written by one of Brazil's most highly regarded modernists--explores alienation, arrogance, machismo meltdown, the desire to dominate, and the wish to be dominated.

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