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By Muriel Rukeyser,Rowena Kennedy-Epstein

"At first “Savage Coast” is a train-of-fools comedy; later, it’s a cross-cultural love tale Hemingway might have envied for its suddenness." —New York instances e-book Review

"Rejected via her writer in 1937, poet Rukeyser’s newly found autobiographical novel is either an soaking up learn and a massive contribution to 20th-century history.... satirically, the standards that resulted in the novel’s rejection—Rukeyser’s avant-garde impressionistic prose type, alternating with sensible scenes of brutal demise and some descriptions of sexual congress—are what make the publication attractive today."—Publisher's Weekly

As a tender reporter in 1936, Muriel Rukeyser traveled to Barcelona to witness the 1st days of the Spanish Civil battle. She became this adventure into an autobiographical novel so ahead considering for its time that it used to be by no means released. lately stumbled on in her archive, this lyrical paintings charts her political and sexual awakening as she witnesses the preferred entrance resistance to the fascist coup and falls in love with a German political exile who joins the 1st overseas brigade.

Rukeyser's narrative is a modernist research into the psychology of violence, activism, and hope; a documentary textual content detailing the beginning of the warfare; and a sworn statement to those that fought and died for freedom and justice throughout the first significant conflict opposed to ecu fascism.

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