Sophie's Choice (was Book Meme)

Otter Perry ottertee at
Mon Jan 10 13:12:35 EST 2005

On Monday, January 10, 2005, at 06:05 AM, Ika wrote:

<massive snippage>

>  Anyway, so I'd read and seen
> King Lear and really liked it, and Sophie's Choice was (a) a huge
> disappointment after all that and (b) perhaps the first book I'd ever 
> read
> whose violent misogyny had really upset me. I was going to say the 
> first
> violently misogynist book I'd ever read, but that seems unlikely:

It does, if you'd read _King Lear_, which contains some very
misogynistic stuff ....


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