Book ‘Shit Cassandra Saw’ Gwen E. Kirby

PDF Excerpt 'Shit Cassandra Saw: Stories' Gwen E. Kirby
Margaret Atwood meets Buffy in these funny, warm, and furious stories of women at their breaking points, from Hellenic times to today. Cassandra may have seen the future, but it doesn't mean she's resigned to telling the Trojans everything she knows. In this ebullient collection, virgins escape from being sacrificed, witches refuse to be burned, whores aren't ashamed, and every woman gets a chance to be a radioactive cockroach warrior who snaps back at catcallers. Gwen E. Kirby experiments with found structures--a Yelp review, a WikiHow article--which her fierce, irreverent narrators push against, showing how creativity within an enclosed space undermines and deconstructs...
Language: English  Publisher: Penguin Books (January 11, 2022)  Pages: ‎288 pages  ISBN-13: 978-0143136620  ASIN:‎ B09285WNWD

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