Elimination Dance by Michael OndaatjeElimination Dance by Michael Ondaatje

Elimination Dance

byMichael Ondaatje

Paperback | January 16, 1991

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Instructions: An elimination dance begins with a crowded dance floor. At a signal, the band stops playing and the announcer reads an elimination, say, "Any lover who has gone into a flower shop on Valentine's Day and asked for clitoris when he meant clematis." Any dancer answering this description must sit down, and his partner is also disqualified. The process continues (e.g. "Any person who has burst into tears at the Liquor Control Board") until a single couple remains. And now, the post-Meech Lake edition. Brick Books reaches out to Quebec: "Tout amant qui, &#224 la Saint-Valentin, est entré dans une boutique de fleuriste et a demandé pour un clitoris au lieu d'une clématile."

Michael Ondaatje is a novelist and poet perhaps best known for his Booker Prize winning novel adapted into an Academy Award-winning film, The English Patient. His other books include Secular Love, In the Skin of a Lion, Running in the Family, and The Collected Works of Billy the Kid. He edited From Ink Lake, a selection of Canadian st...
Title:Elimination DanceFormat:PaperbackDimensions:56 pages, 5.5 × 5.5 × 0.12 inPublished:January 16, 1991Publisher:BRICK BOOKSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0919626556

ISBN - 13:9780919626553

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