Lucinella

by Lore Segal

Publisher: Melville House Pub. in Brooklyn, N.Y

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Women poets -- Fiction,
  • Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementLore Segal.
GenreFiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3569.E425 L83 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23213404M
ISBN 109781933633794
LC Control Number2009016783
OCLC/WorldCa310399775

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Lucinella and her circle feel lacking and keep looking, busily going to parties and watching one another 's lives closely for signs of happiness, love and despair.

Segal depicts it all with a perfect blend of love and malice. And at the center is Lucinella herself, so full of humanity and frailty that these divertissements do her to death. Read "Lucinella" by Lore Segal available from Rakuten Kobo. Intelligence turns me on.

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In Lore Segal’s Lucinella, a thrilling experimental novella first published in and now reissued by Melville House’s Contemporary Art of the Novella series, New York poets are a competitive and shallow bunch. The bad behavior in Lucinella is the social kind; while there’s some indiscriminate fucking, there’s no homicide or drug.

Lucinella by Lore Segal,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(). Lucinella by Lore Segal This meta-novella is a love letter to writing. Early on, the protagonist, Lucinella, meets a poet, but finds him lacking: “What I cannot forgive is the meagerness of the. Unlock This Study Guide Now.

Start your hour free trial to unlock this Lucinella study guide and get instant access to the following. Analysis; You'll also get access to more t In Lore Segal published a short, fabulist satire of literary New York, narrated by a wide-eyed poet, Lucinella, who charges from one party to the next, directing her considerable wit cruelly inward, at her own ambitions and doubts, and affectionately Author: Emily Cooke.

Because of the Melville House edition, Lucinella was the first of your works I came to. So it was sort of a totally inexplicable book to me and I spent a lot of time working back from it, trying to sort things out in terms of it.

Good. And so Morgenstern seems natural to that -- he makes sense. Yes. LORE SEGAL is the author of the novels Lucinella, Other People's Houses, Her First American and the story collection Shakespeare's Kitchen, a finalist for the Pulitzer is the recipient of an American Academy and the Institutes of Arts and Letters award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, an O'Henry Award and the Harold U.

Ribalow : Melville House Publishing. Culture > Books > Reviews Lucinella by Lore Segal, book of a lifetime: A vivid, bizarre novella. First published inSegal's charming novella is Rachel B Glaser's favourite book. For another, Lucinella herself has been subdivided. There is the Lucinella who is the consciousness of this book, doing time at Yaddo, returning to New York, having an affair, going to parties.

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Lucinella, her husband, lovers and friends feel lacking and keep looking—busily going to parties and watching one another’s lives closely for signs of happiness, love and despair.

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- union achieved and its results - part 1; book iii. - union achieved and its results - part 2. I finished Lore Segal’s lovely and perplexing novella Lucinella ’s a witty and rewarding little book that deserves its own review, of course, and I’ll post one later this week.

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