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Volume One may be read either as a disjointed collection of scenes, thinly held together with an unreliable enframing narrative, or as a long critique of the contemporary North American social order, untouched by vapid idealism.
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If Dog Days is among them for you, then you know that it has done its job. Kilgore rated it it was amazing May 16, We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.
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This book was a joy to read. In fact, in many ways he seems to be counting on the fact that you won’t. It seems that we are in the throes of a terrible time for literature.
Every new generation is doy and more prone to that kind of infantilism which is born of arrogance and entitlement than dyas one before it, and being a solitary sort, infused with my father’s stubborn Depression-era sensibilities since childhood, I not only understood his feelings, I actually embraced them as my own.
I had never read Gene. When I first started hearing Gene’s name was thru a then mutual “friend” who claimed that if I didnt buy this then we would no longer be “friends and I love books so I figured I’d check him out. Shane rated it it was amazing Oct 16, Looking for beautiful books?
He beats the bad guy and gets the girl. That is to say, his work has the potential to be nothing more than some other piece of pop culture that will distract me from my lot as a basement dweller. Dayw an animal lover, I found Dog Days difficult.
With a bit of luck in the future volumes we may get the flashbacks to the original events or you may just have to go and buy any of his earlier books to try to figure that out. For the things that make us question our values and as a result learn something completely new or come to understand ourselves on a deeper level for having questioned these things that we held as absolutes.
In a literary scene littered with the trying-to-hard-to-be-clever extended metaphors of the Sam Pinks and William Vollmans of t Dog Days Volume One Gene Gregorits’ previous output in the realm of underground journalism was always something else, something great in it’s own right, but with this, the first part of his Dog Days trilogy, he has finally come into his own as a bona fide writer.
I kept going back for it. Bad art maybe denial distraction, but even that act is an art in itself. Those fregorits us who revel in the stream-of-consciousness writing of Celine, Miller, Kerouac, Bukowski and only a handful of others who yregorits able to steer that style in the direction of revelation, have found another daredevil who surfs that stream even as it grows into a tsunami.
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Dec 09, Kelly marked it as to-read. Oh, and he loves cats too. I actually played hockey as a kid, I sucked. English Choose a language for shopping. First – he is not french. The word also means mafia foot soldier, or body guard. It was a place, a time, a way, to drift from concrete to cloudstuff, uninhibited, unassisted, and completely without pretense. Mar 22, Gregory Vanwagenen rated it it was amazing.