Year of publication: 2006
Gary Shteyngart ABSURDISTAN PROLOGUE Where Im Calling From This is a book about love. The next 338 pages are dedicated with that cloying Russian affection that passes for real warmth to my Beloved Papa, to the city of New York, to my sweet impoverished girlfriend in the South Bronx, and to the United States Immigration and Naturalization Service INS. This is also a book about too much love. Its a book about being had. Let me say that right away: Ive been had. They used me. Took advantage of me. ...
Keywords: Middle East Russians