By Alexandra Chreiteh,Michelle Hartman
As the 2 buddies reunite, chat, and bond in the course of a harrowing bus caravan around the Syrian border to Lattakia, en path to Moscow, Chreiteh's detailed, comedian feel of the absurd speaks to contradictions confronted via a tender iteration in Lebanon now, sounding out taboos surrounding gender, sexual, non secular, and nationwide identities. sporting Russian passports like their mothersboth of whom married Lebanese males and settled therethey are compelled to mirror upon their offerings, and absence of them, in a rustic that's all over again being torn aside by means of violent conflict.
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Ali and His Russian Mother (Interlink World Fiction) by Alexandra Chreiteh,Michelle Hartman