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Retired social worker. Studied philosophy ...Read More
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"Janina was an remarkable character, an Olympic medalist, an engineer a teacher and now just a very self-aware ‘old lady”. The plot is enriched by the different lenses through which Janina views life; as an astrologer, as a vegetarian, as a comment..."
Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead is a provocative exploration of the murky borderland between sanity and madness, justice and tradition, and autonomy and fate. In a remote Polish village, Janina devotes the dark winter days to studying...