Tag Archives: Manuel Puig

Crime and Punishment: Prisons in Literature

Reading ‘The Kiss of the Spider Woman’ really got me thinking about new ways of classifying books.  While I personally group them alphabetically, my ideal library is in fact a multi-dimensional space (think Terry Pratchett’s Diskworld) in which books are … Continue reading

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Unexpectedly haunting: ‘Kiss of the Spider Woman’ by Manuel Puig (1976)

‘Something a little strange, that’s what you notice, that she’s not a woman like all the others.’ I almost feel guilty writing a review of this book because much of my joy in reading it was battling my confusion as I … Continue reading

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