Living With Snakes
StorieseBook - 2013
In Daniel Curley's stories, passionate rage and cool, clear hatred alter the terms of even the most basic human relationships, etching odd patterns on the surface of the natural world--a man applies the methods of Mata-Hari to the task of keeping track of his ex-wife; the victim of a pickpocket plots psychological revenge on the criminal population of a Mexico City bus line; a spurned lover summons all his strength and courage to liberate a roomful of snakes held captive by his rival. For the most part, the figures in the landscape of these stories are men and women performing the rituals that.
Publisher: Athens :, University of Georgia Press,, 2013
Edition: Paperback edition
Copyright Date: ©1985
Characteristics: 1 online resource (134 pages .)