Literature Of The Generalized Part 2: Not just the woman but the men as well were very generalized. All the men were pictured to be a drunk, cheater, slob, pervert, ect.... It was Jaimito with his drinking, Papa Miribal and his secret family, Trujillo and his cruel and disgusting crimes he has done. All the men are pinned to be such cruel people and all the woman to be helpless.
Continuing his penchant for multiple storylines, British novelist Mitchell's latest work travels through time (and genres) to connect the lives of six seemingly disparate people, brought together by its central character. Event details: http://www.townhallseattle.org/elliott-bay-book-company-presents-an-evening-with-david-mitchell/
The New Intolerance - Mary Eberstadt ("That cathedral is known as Chartres. One of the outstanding examples of Gothic architecture on earth, it was built up by men and women who had witnessed the signature disaster of their times—and who refused to resign themselves to it.")