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224 i’m off to africa Archie Swanson i’m off to africa next month he said in his educated californian accent as if he was visiting rockport maine as if the continent has been dismembered and crushed by a mega compactor into some sort of giant rubix cube to be solved in 30 seconds as if a myriad languages and dialects had flat-lined into a horizontal terminal mono-bleep as if every mountain and valley had been scraped off africa’s mantle and rolled into a grande pepperoni pizza as if all history had been reduced to a wikipedia paragraph timbuktu expunged as if the masses of serengeti wildebeest could be confined to a single postal code as if the desolate skeleton coast was an uber beach destination as if all the faiths under the african sun had miraculously fused into one jewish gentlemen taking advice from wise imams bishops casting sangoma bones hindu temples built of ancient khoisan stones i was about to ask him exactly where he was going but then i thought better of it ...

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Additional Information

ISBN
9780797496989
Related ISBN
9780797486164
MARC Record
OCLC
1056749179
Pages
300
Launched on MUSE
2018-10-14
Language
English
Open Access
No
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