I who have never known men /

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Author / Creator:Harpman, Jacqueline, author.
Uniform title:Moi qui n'ai pas connu les hommes. English
Edition:First Transit Books edition.
Imprint:Oakland, California : Transit Books, 2022.
Description:173 pages ; 21 cm
Language:English
Subject:Female friendship -- Fiction.
Detective and mystery stories.
Female friendship.
Dystopian fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Dystopian fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12751410
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Other authors / contributors:Schwartz, Ros, translator.
Mackintosh, Sophie, writer of afterword.
ISBN:9781945492600
1945492600
9781945492624
Notes:Originally published: Paris : Stock, 1995.
Translated from the original French.
Summary:"Deep underground, thirty-nine women live imprisoned in a cage. Watched over by guards, the women have no memory of how they got there, no notion of time, and only a vague recollection of their lives before. As the burn of electric light merges day into night and numberless years pass, a young girl--the fortieth prisoner--sits alone and outcast in the corner. Soon she will show herself to be the key to the others' escape and survival in the strange world that awaits them above ground. Jacqueline Harpman was born in Etterbeek, Belgium, in 1929, and fled to Casablanca with her family during WWII. Informed by her background as a psychoanalyst and her youth in exile, I Who Have Never Known Men is a haunting, heartbreaking post-apocalyptic novel of female friendship and intimacy, and the lengths people will go to maintain their humanity in the face of devastation. Back in print for the first time since 1997, Harpman's modern classic is an important addition to the growing canon of feminist speculative literature."--Back cover.
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