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Rachel Kushner Message Board 1/1/2012
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Author Kushner's Book Reviews

The Flamethrowers
A young artist struggling to find a voice in the New York scene unwittingly finds herself embroiled in unionist riots in Italy after taking up with the estranged son of a rubber magnate and motorcycle manufacturer. Reno, a naive young artist, moves from the city from which she gained her name to New York in the mid-1970s hoping to gain a foothold in the burgeoning leftist art community by creating art that depicts her favorite thing - velocity. Soon a...