Hungry Ghost Theater

Hungry Ghost Theater

A Novel

Book - 2018
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"An inventive, funny, sometimes heart-breaking exploration of the connections between art and hunger, duty and desire, and loss and survival. Brother and sister Robert and Julia Zamarin are trying to awaken the world to its peril with their tiny political theater company, while their sister Eva, a neuroscientist, searches for the biological roots of empathy. As Julia attempts to break free of Robert's influence, Robert, as lost without her as she is without him, takes on dark material and drives away members of their company. Meanwhile, the whole family contends with the ongoing troubles of Eva's youngest daughter, Arielle, as she struggles with addiction. Finally, after a family catastrophe, Julia and Robert reunite to create a new piece in a possibly haunted theater institute. When Arielle shows up after her latest relapse, they all have to find a new way of living in--and with--a world out of balance."
Publisher: Santa Rosa, CA : WTAW Press, [2018]
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9780998801452 paperback
0998801453 paperback
Branch Call Number: FIC STONE
Characteristics: 302 pages ; 23 cm


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