By Mark Greif
A great choice of essays from the most hugely acclaimed younger writers within the US
Against every little thing is a thought-provoking learn and crucial advisor to the vicissitudes of daily life below twenty-first-century capitalism.
Mark Greif is without doubt one of the most fun writers of his iteration. during this invigorating assortment, he demanding situations us to reconsider the normal global and take existence heavily – in brief, to stick sincere in cheating occasions. In a chain of coruscating set items he asks why we positioned ourselves in the course of the pains of workout, what our matters approximately nutrition or intercourse does for our primary worthy, what political identification the hipster may well own, and what occurs to us after we take heed to Radiohead or hip-hop.
Counter-intuitive and revelatory in his insights, Greif revels within the contradictions coming up among our wants and the reasons we make to console ourselves. His paintings calls for now we have the braveness to be ‘against everything’, to alter our vantage on daily life, locate it in need of and insist anything better.
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Against Everything: On Dishonest Times by Mark Greif