Fiction California Interest Down And Out Tamil American Trial Lawyer Maya Ramesh Fights To Save A Painted Lemur Come To Life, And In Settings That Range From Oakland, California, To A Malagasy Rain Forest, Becomes A Champion For Them Both In Magical Realist Tradition Anita Felicelli S Satiric Novel, CHIMERICA, Looks At The Inherent Absurdities That Drive Systems Of Culture, Power, And Law Fans Of Marquez, Kelly Link, And Helen Oyeyemi Will Find CHIMERICA A Spirited Investigation Of The Ways In Which Art Is Codified And Commodified A Contemporary Philosophical Novel About Art, Originality, And American Culture Felicelli S Remarkable CHIMERICA Is A Coolly Surrealist Legal Thriller In Turns Sly, Absurd, Emotionally Vivid, And Satirically Incisive That Shifts The Reader Into A World Just Adjacent To Our Own Jonathan Lethem Felicelli Blends The Matter Of Fact With The Mysterious In This Utterly Unique And Compellingly Readable Debut CHIMERICA Is Than The Story Of A Woman Coming Into Her Own Power It S A Keen Dive Into The Worlds Of Law, Visual Art, And Marriage You Really Couldn T Ask For A Novel With Better Ingredients Did I Mention There S A Talking Lemur THERE S A TALKING LEMUR Kelly Luce CHIMERICA Is The Novel About Trial Lawyers, Talking Lemurs, And Public Art You Never Knew You Needed Anita Felicelli S Charming Prose And Intriguing Characters Pull You In And Keep You Engaged I M Thankful For This Wonderfully Odd, Yet Beautifully Accessible Novel Rajesh Parameswaran
Anita Felicelli is the author of CHIMERICA A NOVEL forthcoming and the short story collection LOVE SONGS FOR A LOST CONTINENT, which won the 2016 Mary Roberts Rinehart Award Her essays and criticism have appeared in the New York Times Modern Love , Slate, Salon, SF Chronicle, Los Angeles Review of Books, and elsewhere Born in South India, she lives in Northern California with her family.
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