Transit
(Book)

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New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017.
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Format
Book
Edition
First American edition.
Physical Desc
260 pages ; 22 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780374278625, 0374278628

Notes

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"Originally published in 2016 by Jonathan Cape, Great Britain"--Title page verso,
General Note
Sequel to: Outline.
Description
In the wake of her family's collapse, a writer and her two young sons move to London. The process of this upheaval is the catalyst for a number of transitions-personal, moral, artistic, and practical-as she endeavors to construct a new reality for herself and her children. In the city, she is made to confront aspects of living that she has, until now, avoided, and to consider questions of vulnerability and power, death and renewal, in what becomes her struggle to reattach herself to, and believe in, life. Filtered through the impersonal gaze of its keenly intelligent protagonist, Transit sees Rachel Cusk delve deeper into the themes first raised in her critically acclaimed novel Outline and offers up a penetrating and moving reflection on childhood and fate, the value of suffering, the moral problems of personal responsibility, and the mystery of change. In this second book of a precise, short, yet epic cycle, Cusk describes the most elemental experiences, the liminal qualities of life. She captures with unsettling restraint and honesty the longing to both inhabit and flee one's life, and the wrenching ambivalence animating our desire to feel real.

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Cusk, R. (2017). Transit (First American edition.). Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Cusk, Rachel, 1967-. 2017. Transit. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Cusk, Rachel, 1967-. Transit New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Cusk, Rachel. Transit First American edition., Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2017.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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