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Title Lolita in the afterlife : on beauty, risk, and reckoning with the most indelible and shocking novel of the twentieth century / edited by Jenny Minton Quigley.
Publication Info. New York : Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, 2021.
Open Library Cover
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Description xxxvii, 413 pages ; 21 cm
Note "A Vintage Books original" -- title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction / by Jenny Minton Quigley -- Witness for the defense: my father and Lolita / Emily Mortimer -- Véra and Lo / Stacy Schiff -- On the road with Humbert and Lolita / Ian Frazier -- Ugly beautiful / Roxane Gay -- Badge of honor / Susan Choi -- Watching the detective / Laura Lippman -- Lolita diary / Alexander Chee -- Delectatio Morosa / Lauren Groff -- Lolita, #MeToo, and myself / Morgan Jerkins -- Lolita, Chamonix, France, 2018 / Andre Dubus III -- The showgirl who discovered Lolita / Sarah Weinman -- Fashion's Lolita: fragile, subversive, and a paean to white femininity / Robin Givhan -- Lolita and the empathetic imagination / Jim Shepard -- How Lolita freed me from my own Humbert / Bindu Bansinath -- Ladies and gentlemen of the jury / Christina Baker Kline -- Charmed / Victor LaValle -- They stay the same age / Sloane Crosley -- Dear Sugar / Cheryl Strayed -- What we talk about when we talk about Lolita / Lila Azam Zanganeh -- Nabokov's rocking chair: Lolita at the movies / Tom Bissell -- Lo and behold / Jill Kargman -- Acquiring Lolita's language / Aleksandar Hemon -- Charlotte's complaint / Jessica Shattuck -- Lolita in the time of trigger warnings / Erika L. Sánchez -- Maison Nymphette / Kate Elizabeth Russell -- A living story of Lolita in Iraq / Zainab Salbi -- The lollipop room / Kira von Eichel -- The anti-monster / Claire Dederer -- Lolita in lockdown / Dani Shapiro -- I cannot get out said the starling / Mary Gaitskill.
Subject Nabokov, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1899-1977. Lolita.
Child sexual abuse in literature.
Added Author Quigley, Jenny Minton, 1971- editor.
Added Title On beauty, risk, and reckoning with the most indelible and shocking novel of the twentieth century
ISBN 9781984898838 (paperback)
1984898833 (paperback)
9781984898845 electronic book