The Deconstruction Of Professor Thrub by D.d. JohnstonThe Deconstruction Of Professor Thrub by D.d. Johnston

The Deconstruction Of Professor Thrub

byD.d. Johnston

Paperback | October 1, 2016

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Freewill, love, death, revolution - a student has the themes for his creative writing PhD. He pins them to Elsie Stewart and embarks on her biography. Love takes Elsie to the Spanish Civil War while the story hurtles off into the maelstrom of Ukrainian twentieth century history. Can Professor Thrub's post-structural guidance haul the project back on track? Will love and surgery redeem our student's struggles for a good life, significance and a doctorate? This biting comedy of love, desperation and existence offers a thrilling ride into the world of a major new writer.
D.D. Johnston was born in Scotland and studied Sociology at Edinburgh University. He is the author of Peace, Love, & Petrol Bombs (AK Press, 2011), chosen by Helen Fitzgerald as her Book of the Year in the Sunday Herald. His short story 'The Invitation' was shortlisted for the 2012 Bridport Prize. He lives in Cheltenham and works at th...
Title:The Deconstruction Of Professor ThrubFormat:PaperbackDimensions:342 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.7 inPublished:October 1, 2016Publisher:Barbican PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0956336469

ISBN - 13:9780956336460

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