The Lair

Book Review: “The Lair” — The Intoxicating Trauma of Exile

July 6, 2012
Posted in , ,

Norman Manea’s compelling novel “The Lair” tracks the ambiguities, contradictions, and confusions of the exile’s psyche as he struggles to find footing in surroundings that are often unintelligible. It is a highly cerebral, labyrinthine book, filled with mystery, paranoia, and illegible codes.

Read More

Recent Posts