By Alexandra Chreiteh,Michelle Hartman
As the 2 neighbors reunite, chat, and bond in the course of a harrowing bus caravan around the Syrian border to Lattakia, en path to Moscow, Chreiteh's precise, comedian feel of the absurd speaks to contradictions confronted by means of a tender new release in Lebanon now, sounding out taboos surrounding gender, sexual, spiritual, and nationwide identities. sporting Russian passports like their mothersboth of whom married Lebanese males and settled therethey are pressured to mirror upon their offerings, and shortage of them, in a rustic that's over again being torn aside by means of violent conflict.
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Ali and His Russian Mother (Interlink World Fiction) by Alexandra Chreiteh,Michelle Hartman