The Resource All our happy days are stupid, Sheila Heti, (electronic resource)

All our happy days are stupid, Sheila Heti, (electronic resource)

Label
All our happy days are stupid
Title
All our happy days are stupid
Statement of responsibility
Sheila Heti
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two couples, each with a twelve-year-old child, travel to Paris; within a few moments of discovering each other in a crowd, one of their children disappears. A day later, one of the mothers disappears, too. The story that follows is a wonderfully strange, beautifully composed examination of happiness and desperation, complete with a man in a bear suit, a teen pop star, and eight really excellent songs. Sheila Heti's debut play was first commissioned in 2001, for a feminist theater company that never ended up staging it. Its turbulent creation became the backdrop of Heti's last novel, How Should a Person Be? , which was named a Best Book of the Year by the New York Times and the New Yorker-and now the play itself can be revealed at last. With new introductions by Sheila Heti and director Jordan Tannahill, All Our Happy Days Are Stupid offers a novel's worth of wisdom and humor, of wild hope and dreamlike confrontations, and page after page of unforgettable lines. Seen until now only by a lucky few, its publication is a cause for celebration
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1976-
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Heti, Sheila
Dewey number
812.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Missing children
  • Electronic books
  • Paris (France)
Target audience
adult
Label
All our happy days are stupid, Sheila Heti, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11784624
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11784624
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11784624
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11784624
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
All our happy days are stupid, Sheila Heti, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11784624
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11784624
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11784624
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11784624
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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