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By Jan Clausen

Sexuality and id are the dual goddesses that lend Jan Clausen’s Apples & Oranges its grace and urgency. within the overdue Nineteen Eighties, after greater than a decade residing inside a powerful Brooklyn lesbian group along with her lady lover and their daughter, Clausen travels to a conflict quarter in Nicaragua, the place she falls in love with a West Indian male attorney. Her memoir is brimming with intimate actual and emotional information of her own trip, yet probably what units it aside are the deeply expert historic and philosophical lenses in which she examines her personal adventure.

Deeply felt, intensely considerate, gorgeously written, Apples & Oranges is a testomony to the facility and peril of hope. it's also a blinding exam of the ways that our look for love and happiness intersect. What does it suggest to be instantly? What does it suggest to be queer? Jan Clausen provides us now not one yet many solutions to those questions.

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